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Spending on lobbying in New Jersey surged back over $60 million last year as lawmakers considered a minimum-wage hike, a series of gun control measures and a local tax on hospital revenue that was ultimately shelved.
OTTAWA—The RCMP is probing new allegations of illegal lobbying by a former senior adviser to Prime Minister Stephen Harper in connection with his work for a powerful business-funded energy advocacy group in Calgary. The RCMP says after Bruce Carson left the PMO he steadily worked federal Conservative contacts at the top-most levels to influence the development of a new national energy strategy …
By Mark Hosenball WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Three prominent Washington, D.C. lobbying outfits, representing rival political factions in Ukraine, continued lobbying for their Ukrainian clients through the last quarter of 2013, the most recent reports filed recently with Congress show. Two of the companies, the Washington-based Podesta Group Inc and the Mercury public relations firm, have been …
In a remarkably little-notice move, a George Soros affiliate has become a force on the lobbying front.
Inspired by tech start-ups, Steve McBee is blurring the lines when it comes to a lobbying firm´s services.
The local business community's lobbying campaign over Stark County's place in Ohio's transportation plans appears to be paying off. The Ohio Department of Transportation says it will upgrade Interstate 77 “to a corridor of national significance and include U.S. 30 as a corridor of statewide significanceâ€ť in its long-term transportation plan, according to a letter released Friday by U.S. Rep. Bob …
The MPAA has also donated to a number of right-leaning groups.
Lobbyists might come under Companies Act; could be asked to register with RoC
The two company spent about over Rs 3.15 crore.
Sacramento´s Sloat Higgins Jensen & Associates, the lobbying firm fired by San Diego ex-mayor Bob Filner and rehired last year by interim mayor Todd Gloria, continues to face controversy and deserting clients after its agreement to pay a record-breaking $133,500 fine for making illegal campaign contributions to state officials.