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Former Lawmakers Turn to Lobbying

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Former Lawmakers Turn to Lobbying

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Former Lawmakers Turn to Lobbying

Former Lawmakers Turn to Lobbying

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Politicians who don't get re-elected to office are usually not job-hunting for long. Lawyers, senators and Cabinet members are often recruited into the private sector and end up getting a huge salary boost. NPR's Peter Overby reports.