Excerpts from this story referencing "Lobbying":
"… amount industry spent to influence health reform is difficult to quantify. Lobbying disclosure documents do not generally include money spent on advertising, …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Ohio":
"… plaintiffs in exchange for a share of their winnings, a 2003 ruling by the Ohio Supreme Court was cause for great alarm. The court said a company that ha …"
"… that had loaned $7,000 to a woman injured in an auto accident had violated Ohio common law, which prohibited outside investment in lawsuits. The loan agre …"
"… it lending in the state, didn’t hold up for long. Five years later, the Ohio General Assembly voted unanimously to make lawsuit funding legal again aft …"
"… g back if they lose their case, lenders say. Lobbying victories in Texas, Ohio An analysis of campaign finance and lobbying data by the Center shows how …"