Debate Fact Check: Strickland Was Never A Lobbyist, But Portman Was

COLUMBUS, OH – Just like the ultimate Washington insider that he is, Senator Portman isn’t telling the truth about Ted Strickland: Ted has never been a lobbyist, but Portman was.

Associated Press: Strickland Was Not A Lobbyist. [Associated Press, 8/17/15]

Roll Call: Rob Portman Was A “High-Powered Attorney And Lobbyist." According to Roll Call, Portman is “A former high-powered attorney and lobbyist with the firm Patton Boggs.” [Roll Call, 9/9/02]

Buzzfeed: Rob Portman Was Registered Foreign Agent For Haitian Dictator. [Buzzfeed, 8/7/12]

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