Gregg pledged to not become a lobbyist once he left the legislature but promptly broke that promise less than a year later.
Over the next decade, Gregg worked for a lobbying firm that represented some questionable companies, including one that profited off of the most vulnerable people and another that was accused of breaking state laws and falsifying documents.
Gregg Told His Colleagues “I Won’t Be Lobbying Up Here, So There Is Nothing To Worry About That.”
“’I won’t be lobbying up here, so there is nothing to worry about that,’ Gregg said.”
(Mike Smith, “House Speaker John Gregg Will Not Seek Re-Election,” The Associated Press, 2/5/02)
John Gregg, “2003 Registration Statement – Compensated Lobbyist,” Indiana Lobby Registration Commission, Filed 1/2/04