South Carolina Democratic Senate nominee Jaime Harrison was a featured speaker at a 2015 foreign “lobbying school” in Istanbul, Turkey.
The lobbying school, which was organized by the Istanbul Leadership Institute, saw Harrison lecture attendees on topics such as “how to successfully lobby for your industry” and the “five key characteristics of an effective lobbyist,” according to a May 2015 press release. The school featured a slew of corporate backers, including Turkish Ticketmaster affiliate Biletix. Former Macedonian minister for foreign investment Gligor Tashkovich and former Coca-Cola government-relations director Nikolaus Tacke also spoke at the conference where attendees received a “certificate with …read more
Source:: The Washington Free Beacon