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Who is Abramoff?

Abramoff a.k.a. Jack Abramoff: Jack Allan Abramoff is a former American lobbyist, businessman, movie producer and writer. He was at the center of an extensive corruption investigation that led to his conviction and to 21 persons either pleading guilty or being found guilty, including White House officials J. Steven Griles and David Safavian, U.S. Representative Bob Ney, and nine other lobbyists and Congressional aides.


Abramoff is a family name.

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Google previewThe Influence Game (2012)

50 Insider Tactics from the Washington D.C. Lobbying World that Will Get You to Yes by Stephanie Vance

Yet Wayne Pacelle is the respected leader of a national organization and Jack Abramoff is a convicted felon. The differences between Jack Abramoff and Wayne Pacelle can be explained through a basic understanding of what effective ...

Google previewUnderstanding and Preventing Corruption (2013)

by A. Graycar, T. Prenzler

Jack Abramoff is a former ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of American Indian Issues Today (2013)

by Russell M. Lawson

Abramoff and partner Michael Scanlon worked together to bilk the tribes out of $85 million in fees, essentially working both sides of the fence, that is, they lobbied for tribes that favored tribal gaming and lobbied for other interests that opposed it ...

Google previewEncyclopedia for the New American Century (2006)

Understanding Verbalizations in This New Age of Empire, Mythology And Consumerism by R. B. Vineyard

Abramoff, Jack: Influential lobbyist and Majority Whip Tom DeLay's travel agent. This incredible money making machine actually used an Indian tribe's money to finance a Focus on the Family crusade against gambling in order to shut down a ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Business Ethics and Society (2008)

by Robert W. Kolb

Abramoff was also under investigation in connection with political lobbying on behalf of Indian casino interests. In November 2005, Conrad Black, the Canadian former head of the Hollinger International media empire was indicted in the ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Activism and Social Justice (2007)

by Gary L. Anderson, Kathryn G. Herr

Lobbying has become a term of popular abuse, as the general reputation of lobbyists has fallen as a result of well-publicized scandals (such as the Jack Abramoff affair in 2005–2006). Many lobbyists now prefer to describe themselves as ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Information Science and Technology, Fourth Edition (2017)

by Khosrow-Pour, D.B.A., Mehdi

edu/dept/ biograph/ abramoff/ImageJ.pdf Lezoray, O., & Grady, L. (Eds.). (2012). Image processing and analysis with graphs:Theory and practice. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Information Science and Technology, Third Edition (2014)

by Khosrow-Pour, Mehdi

edu/dept/biograph/abramoff/ImageJ.pdf Lezoray, O., & Grady, L. ( Eds.) ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Case Study Research (2010)

L - Z; Index by Albert J. Mills, Gabrielle Durepos, Elden Wiebe

such as Jack Abramoff; Political wars against ideological rivals, such as • Ambassador Joseph Wilson, whose wife Valerie Plame's CIA operative status was uncovered in the wake of Mr. Wilson's dissent with the administration's allegation of ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Local History (2017)

by Amy H. Wilson

and Barbara Abramoff ...

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They realize that spending millions to save billions is just good business. (Jack Abramoff)
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Scrabble value of A1B3R1A1M3O1F4F4

The value of this 8-letter word is 18 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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