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"… ications companies, which are among the most powerful special interests in Washington, D.C., and have spent hundreds of millions of dollars on lobbying, politic …"

"… a senior vice president at Public Knowledge, a consumer advocacy group in Washington that supported net neutrality, said in an email. “It is a thing that sho …"

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"… said Melissa Newman, head of federal regulatory affairs at CenturyLink in Washington.  “We are concerned that taxpayer funded, municipal-type broadband …"

"… st year, the Center for Public Integrity reported in August. In Washington, the money has flowed even more. The top Internet providers and their trad …"

"… s stagnated in recent years. And that’s the point, said Jim Baller, the Washington lawyer who represents Chattanooga and Wilson in challenging the state laws …"

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"… ge fraud,” said Patrick Burns, co-director of Taxpayers Against Fraud in Washington. “It’s clear that the noose is tightening, and the risk equation is sh …"

"… vantage industry mounts a major advocacy and public relations offensive in Washington to stave off proposed budget cuts. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid S …"

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"… mmons, policy counsel for Global Financial Integrity, in an interview. The Washington-based nonprofit presses governments to curtail the flow of secret money.&n …"

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"… against individuals.   The revelations about HSBC have resonated in Washington, where the Justice Department has often been accused of going easy on bank …"

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"… ed Services Committee chairman Buck McKeon is opening a consulting firm in Washington, becoming one of the latest lawmakers to shift from overseeing a major U.S …"

"… ding to a Senate registration, working at the Porter Gordon Silver firm in Washington. His clients there included the Florida-based Harris Corporation, which ma …"

"… staff Ross Kyle is the registered agent for The McKeon Group, according to Washington, D.C. incorporation records. Kyle said in a phone conversation that there …"

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"… cal assessment program. The story of how this happened is a lesson in how Washington works. Delaying science There are more than 80,000 chemicals on the marke …"

"… ould exert control over the EPA with spending bills. Even with gridlock in Washington, Congress has to pass such bills if it wants to keep the government open. …"

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"… decide to support. To wit: Bush spent Tuesday afternoon courting some of Washington’s most powerful lobbyist-donors — including many top Romney 2012 fundr …"

"… st bundlers disclosed by the campaign. He also met with Bush on Tuesday in Washington, D.C. He originally met Jeb Bush while working on former President George …"

"… them. Along with Graves, other lobbyists who met with Bush on Tuesday in Washington, D.C., include:  Lanny Griffith, the chief executive of lobby firm …"

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"… to enforce if the states get together…to attack it on all fronts.” In Washington, there’s been little consensus on modifying the health reform law—shor …"

"… atures allow that. Five states, California, Hawaii, Illinois, New York and Washington, saw 50 or more health bills each, according to data from the National Con …"

"… Legislative Campaign Committee. “Everyone has focused on the gains in (Washington), but there were quite a few gains at the state legislative level by the G …"

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"… tervention to help troubled youngsters. A December study by the nonprofit, Washington-based Justice Policy Institute found the average annual cost of …"

"… ual cost of institutional placement of one youth was nearly $149,000. The Washington state “Doorways: study based on residential care in the Seattle area est …"

"… at Georgetown University’s Crossover Youth Practice Model, based in Washington. The Omaha reform effort emphasizes sharing data between the juvenile jus …"

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"… rt of our “Consider the Source” team. It’s intended to shed light on Washington’s political messaging industry essentially. So we’ll be taking a compr …"

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"… suasive.” John Dunbar contributed to this report. …"

"… in grassroots communications and advertising. The firm’s Washington office has a staff of 225, which includes “former journalists, campaign …"

"… cause those nonprofit entities are extremely powerful special interests in Washington, D.C.” ‘Turning the tide’ Communications firm GMMB ranked second be …"

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"… . …"

"… ter a Jeb Bush presidential bid. A super PAC called “We the People, Not Washington” registered with the Federal Election Commission on Monday, according to …"

"… iously worked as campaign finance manager at the law firm Arent Fox LLP in Washington, D.C., and has typically represented conservative clients. The FEC has ye …"

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"… ut of a possible 100 points. “One of the most dysfunctional agencies in Washington, D.C.,” said Stephen Spaulding, policy council for reform group Common C …"

"… rts as FEC chairwoman. “The one thing that I’ve learned in my year in Washington is that this is a really complicated place. And if it’s complicated for …"

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"… ted to turn the tide of a race, said Marcus Owens, an attorney at the Washington firm Caplin & Drysdale who previously oversaw the IRS division that re …"

"… political ads is pretty slim, said Brett Kappel, an attorney with the Washington firm Arent Fox. Someone could file a complaint with the IRS, but the inves …"

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"… bjected to extraordinarily brutal interrogations, because CIA officials in Washington believed they were withholding information about future attacks on the Uni …"

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"… any experts say its continued use is emblematic of a five-year collapse in Washington's fiscal discipline. The OCO budget isn't subject to spending limits that …"

"… dgets for most federal departments — as a result has become one of those Washington abominations that makes advocates of fiscal discipline inside and outside …"

"… elve years,” said Deputy Defense Secretary Robert Work in September at a Washington meeting of the Council on Foreign Relations. Going forward, he said, the g …"

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"… te interrogation observers could call off the use of EIT, but officials in Washington ordered their continuation in some instances, over the objections of those …"

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"… what the cost, so be it, say the folks at a libertarian influence shop in Washington. When the high court announced earlier this month that it would decide a …"

"… heir health insurance, it was time for high-fives at the Cato Institute in Washington. Cato’s director of health policy studies, Michael Cannon, has argued f …"

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"… ring of tables draped with pleated beige fabric in the ornate Nest Room of Washington, D.C.’s Willard InterContinental Hotel. Sitting across the tables was In …"

"… the type of broader political campaign that occurs every day in countless Washington conference rooms, watering holes and hotel suites. For the past three year …"

"… provided by Natalie Joubert, vice president for policy at the Houston- and Washington D.C.-based HBW Resources. Joubert helps manage the Consumer Energy Allianc …"

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"… nside track for a noncompetitive contract renewal. This is, after all, how Washington usually functions. But the Energy Department’s top auditor has asserted …"

"… others who can help orchestrate a new, even richer federal grant. It’s Washington’s own version of a perpetual motion machine — one that has created and …"

"… tor at the Project on Government Oversight, a nonprofit group in Washington.  "This instance is hardly the first time appropriated  …"

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"… it, while they’re in custody.” Marcy Mistrett, CEO of the nonprofit, Washington-based Campaign for Youth Justice, expressed similar sentiments about …"

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"… rado casino group spent about $6.7 million on TV airtime opposing it. Washington voters approved a measure to require background checks for all gun purchas …"

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"… Sen. McConnell’s campaign,” said Fred Wertheimer, the president of the Washington, D.C.-based advocacy group Democracy 21. “This group exists to all …"

"… lionaires” who are trying to help “buy Mitch McConnell’s way back to Washington.” On a rainy Tuesday afternoon in the northern Kentucky city of Florenc …"

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"… initiatives attracting interest from advocacy groups include: In Washington, television viewers have already been treated to more than 4,000 ads about …"

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"… ed in February from her job managing safety at the Hanford nuclear site in Washington state, she complained that it was a reprisal for her repeated warnings tha …"

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"… d David A. Lipschutz, an attorney with the Center for Medicare Advocacy in Washington. America’s Health Insurance Plans, the industry’s trade group, wouldn …"

"… ntage groups. These private firms, known as Recovery Audit Contractors in Washington bureaucratese, have been pursuing fraud by doctors and hospitals for years …"

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"… e worked as research director at Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington, where she managed a five-person staff that exposed the activities of poli …"

"… University and the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism. The Washington, D.C.-based Center for Public Integrity is a nonprofit, nonpartisan a …"

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