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Lobbying has helped fuel a nearly $2 billion testing industry.
President Reagan campaigned on the notion that “government is the problem not the solution” and he and the Republican Party have characterized government as the boogie man that is the enemy of business and creator of huge deficits. If you listen to big business today they rant and rave about the sins of big government – particularly taxes and regulations. But I am fond of saying that literally …
Beer bill spending helps drive total lobbying spending to $4.2 million in two months                
By Andy Metzger State House News Service BOSTON — Some of the businesses that profit off influencing the deliberations of government hauled in millions of dollars last legislative session.
At least seven lobbying firms were paid more than $500,000 in 2014 to influence how laws are drafted and voted on by New Hampshire legislators, according to the The Telegraph´s analysis of documents filed with the secretary of state´s office last year. Two of those firms – Dennehy & Bouley and Sheehan Phinney Capital Group – were paid more than $1 million, according to the fourth-quarter filings …
Hillary Clinton says there is nothing to hide in her scandalous personal email account, now apparently half-deleted. But leaked emails from her longtime confidant Sidney Blumenthal show that he and another former official from Bill Clinton's administration were secretly lobbying the secretary of state on behalf of a billionaire in the former Soviet state of Georgia who was seeking closer ties …
THE Australia Institute has found the New South Wales government has failed to implement recommendations to make lobbying more transparent.
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) – Gov. Sam Brownback's former chief of staff is lobbying against a proposed tax increase on tobacco, one of the governor's primary proposals to balance the state's budget, according to Kansas secretary of state records. The records show David Kensinger registered as a lobbyist for Reynolds American …
But registrar´s report found that Apollo Health and Beauty Care´s activities were ‘unintentional´ and ‘inadvertent´
Riverside County should reduce its lobbying team but still needs some outside help in the high-stakes competition for state and federal dollars, according to a review of the county´s lobbying efforts. A report to be delivered to the Board of…