A Tough Climb To Becoming A Full-Fledged Stock Exchange

The firm featured in the Michael Lewis 2014 book, “Flash Boys,” IEX Group Inc. is attempting to climb the steep mountain to becoming...

Squire Patton Boggs Looks West With Acquisition Of California-Based Firm

The third largest Lobbying firm in D.C. just got larger as Squire Patton Boggs announced Monday that it has acquired San Francisco-based Carroll Burdick...

Lobbyists Wait For A Signal In War For Television Airwaves

No more Hawaii Five-O. No more Judge Judy. Lifeless airways. Dropped signals. Rooftop TV antennae rusting in the twilight. The end of traditional broadcast...

Lobbyists On The Leash In The Debate Over Pet Pills

How much is that doggie in the window? Try $50 billion, the estimated annual cost of pet ownership in the U.S. according to the...

A Harvest Of Plenty For Genetically Modified Food Labeling Lobbyists

If lobbying produced video game versions of its most ferocious battles no game would be more Xbox intense than Mortal Kombat: Grocery Store Wars. ...

Lobbyists Answer A Call of Duty for Gamer Industry

In the virtual streets of war scarred cities, players of the sensationally popular Call of Duty video games clock billions of hours chasing down...

Bitcoin “Miners” Hire First Lobbyists As The Virtual Cash Hits Concrete Politics In Washingon

If it is true, like the old song says, that you’re nobody until somebody lobbies for you, then the “bitcoin” just got real.  Traders,...