Doug Scofield was chief of staff to Rep. Luis Gutierrez, an Illinois Democrat, until 2002. In 2003, Scofield took two consulting jobs:
1) Taxpayer-funded political consultant for Gutierrez’s office;
2) State-level lobbyist for health care companies and all sorts of nonprofits.
USA Today has the story. Here’s one item:
In 2010, Gutierrez requested that the House Appropriations Committee earmark...