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Two federal lobbying firms passed over by Volusia County are teaming up in an attempt to sweeten the deal for a bitterly divided County Council.
Transparency Ireland said the new lobbying register doesn´t go far enough.
Transparency International urges fines for officials who fail to comply with rulings
In a new study, NYU Stern Professor Deepak Hegde and Bhaven Sampat of Columbia University investigate whether lobbying by special interest groups affects funding for research by the National Institutes of Health , a publicly funded federal agency and the world´s largest funder of medical research nearly $30 billion each year.
The biggest lobbying firms in Washington, D.C., signed up slightly more clients while keeping revenue steady before today´s congressional election, a Bloomberg study found.
Turkey producers have lobbied intensely for less government oversight.
When U.S. Rep. Rush Holt announced his retirement from Congress, he might gone into the so-called "revolving door" of the lobbying world. But he's taking another path.
Exclusive : Former FSA chief Tim Smith understood to have warned Department of Health that revealing food poisoning contamination rates could provoke a food scare and damage the industry â˘ Campylobacter: costly problem producers don´t want to tackle The former head of the Food Standards Agency (FSA), who went straight from his job as regulator to a lucrative role as technical director of Tesco …
He has a resume unlike any other elected official: Five-time “Jeopardyâ champ, research physicist, patent holder, arms-control expert.So when U.S. Rep. Rush Holt announced his retirement from Congress, he might easily have made his next step into the so-called "revolving door" of the lobbying world.But, according to the New Jersey Democrat, who earned a reputation for being a leading advocate …
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