Last year, we polled lobbyists about the smartest and dimmest in the state legislature
, so we thought it only fair this year to turn the tables and allow politicos to dish on lobbyists. You often hear lobbyists scorned, but its rare to see the face of a lobbyist, even though they grease the skids of modern politics. We decided to spotlight 10 of the most influential people you've likely never heard of
, but who have undoubtedly touched your life.