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"… ates — primarily California and New York — but it only hired its first lobbyist in Illinois for this year’s session. Facebook prefers to work through t …"

"… D.C.-based tech advocacy group TechAmerica in 2015, employs one permanent lobbyist in Illinois and contracts with the Roosevelt Group, one of Illinois’ “ …"

"… linois and contracts with the Roosevelt Group, one of Illinois’ “super lobbyists,” which last year represented lobbying powerhouses AT&T Illinois, p …"

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"… oposing a slate of lobbying and campaign finance reforms. …"

"… n finance reforms. …"

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"… e January, the Saudi Arabian foreign ministry has paid longtime Republican lobbyist Richard Hohlt about $430,000 in exchange for “advice on legislative and …"

"… ashington and limit the influence of special interests. Trump singled out lobbyists for foreign governments for special criticism, saying they shouldn’t be …"

"… lt, including whether the Trump administration was aware Hohlt worked as a lobbyist for Saudi Arabia’s foreign ministry. Love referred the question of whet …"

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"… oposal cited the Center for Public Integrity’s analysis of five years of lobbyist registrations from all 50 states, in which Comcast lobbied in 36 states. T …"

"… ntegrity found that since 2010 the number of entities with either in-house lobbyists or part-time hired guns working in the states has grown more than 10 perc …"

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"… it communicate with Congress. Also involved is Jason Epstein, a longtime lobbyist who has represented the Turkish embassy and other foreign clients. Epstein …"

"… ate, 12:56 p.m., May 15, 2017: Epstein, in turn, is bringing on other lobbyists, including former Rep. Bob Livingston — who endorsed Trump early l …"

"… sum, a chunk of which Mer Security is using to hire Washington, D.C.-based lobbyists for the effort. “That’s a lot of money,” said Joe Sandler, a lawye …"

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"… ate contributions, fueled in part by corporate interests, billionaires and lobbyists, according to a Center for Public Integrity analysis of a new federal fil …"

"… bsp;as of Feb. 15. Notable among Trump’s transition supporters are lobbyists and the firms that employ them. While Trump’s inauguration committee b …"

"… oy them. While Trump’s inauguration committee banned contributions from lobbyists — part of Trump’s “drain the swamp” effort — the transition ope …"

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"… is the soft-spoken public face of the oil industry, backed up by a team of lobbyists. She leads an organization that is decidedly old school: Each winter, it …"

"… , the Microsoft Word file showed it had a different author: WSPA’s chief lobbyist. The lawmaker’s chief of staff told the Los Angeles Times that the group …"

"… films, oil is a rare commodity. Seated at a table in a hearing room, WSPA lobbyist Eloy Garcia told lawmakers the bill set aggressive goals without specifics …"

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"… bsp;unlike most federal contractors. Fulfilling the classic role of a "nonlobbyist" strategic adviser, trading on information she gained while serving in pub …"

"… ction that would have met the legal definition of lobbying. “I was not a lobbyist for Sandia,” she said. Lockheed, which has previously said it fully coop …"

"… hizer, Trump’s nominee for U.S. Trade Representative, was a professional lobbyist for the steel industry, which has a strong interest in tariffs. Retired Ma …"

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"… ent between Bechtel’s project leaders, the company’s top congressional lobbyist for nuclear projects, and Energy Department employees. The whistleblowers …"

"… 10, it said, a Bechtel manager on the WTP project sent the company’s top lobbyist for nuclear programs a letter meant to be delivered to key congressional s …"

"… ut criticisms of the company’s performance. After his investigation, the lobbyist became convinced that there would be no immediate, adverse consequences, a …"

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"… rsight rules. In 2003, at the tender age of 5, Google hired its first two lobbyists, and spent a comparatively paltry $80,000. In retrospect, it almost seems …"

"… $80,000. In retrospect, it almost seems quaint. In 2015 the company had 84 lobbyists, spending $16.7 million, coming in just short of the top 10 biggest spend …"

"… ing from a scant $208,000 in 2009 to nearly $10 million last year, with 31 lobbyists, according to CRP. More recently, Twitter and Uber have come to Washingto …"

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"… litics data. In North Dakota, the frontrunner, Jon Godfread, a Republican lobbyist for the Greater North Dakota Chamber, also has industry support: 10 p …"

"… ather curious, if not ironic” that Causey, a retired insurance agent and lobbyist, would criticize him for industry ties. The commissioner also said insura …"

"… mocratic Gov. Dannel Malloy appointed Katharine Wade, a former Cigna Corp. lobbyist whose husband still works there, while the health insurance company was ne …"

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"… ess and congressional staff. He also proposed tightening the definition of lobbyists under the law so more people would be covered by the requirements that ap …"

"… the law so more people would be covered by the requirements that apply to lobbyists. In addition, Trump said he would call on Congress to prohibit lobbyists …"

"… lobbyists. In addition, Trump said he would call on Congress to prohibit lobbyists for foreign governments from fundraising for American political candidate …"

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"… ie Benafield Bowman met repeatedly with United Healthcare lawyers and lobbyists over lunch and drinks at venues such as the Country Club of Little Rock. …"

"… missioner was overseeing a merger involving a company where she had been a lobbyist. She recused herself last month amid a state ethics review. Consumer advo …"

"… nd industry were revealed in the Center for Public Integrity’s review of lobbyist reports, regulator financial disclosures, campaign finance records&nb …"

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"… residential election. The Democrat in the governor’s race? A former coal lobbyist. Pence’s popular Republican predecessor also was pro-coal, and supporte …"

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"… ation and other agencies at its monthly gatherings. Purdue’s Washington lobbyist, Burt Rosen, co-founded the forum more than a decade ago and coordinates t …"

"… decade ago and coordinates the group’s meetings, which include dozens of lobbyists and executives. Purdue declined to make Rosen available for interviews a …"

"… n the label as “moderate-to-severe pain.” According to Bono, a Purdue lobbyist visited her and threatened to pull back on its state-level funding for dru …"

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"… ion painkillers have adopted a 50-state strategy that includes hundreds of lobbyists and millions in campaign contributions to help kill or weaken measures ai …"

"… The mother of Cameron Weiss was no match for the industry’s high-powered lobbyists when she plunged into the corridors of New Mexico’s Legislature, crusad …"

"… l exempted people with chronic pain, but opponents still fought back, with lobbyists for the pharmaceutical industry quietly mobilizing in increased numbers t …"

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"… tes to disclose their bundlers, unless the bundler is a registered federal lobbyist. But George W. Bush, Kerry, McCain and Obama are recent presidential cand …"

"… dates who have volunteered at least some information about their bundlers, lobbyist or not. During the 2012 election, for example, Obama disclosed the names, …"

"… campaign so I don’t have to take donors and special-interest people and lobbyists — I don’t have to bring them in,” Trump declares. Except Trump is …"

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"… . Instead, Williams revealed, he offered the amendment at the behest of a lobbyist. And the lobbyist — whose employer, the National Automobile Dealers Asso …"

"… ms revealed, he offered the amendment at the behest of a lobbyist. And the lobbyist — whose employer, the National Automobile Dealers Association, one of th …"

"… ten done in the Capitol. In this case, at least, it reveals a place where lobbyists have enormous influence; where a legislator was arguably more concerned w …"

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"… nt: July 26, 2016 Date on which the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s lead TPP lobbyist donated the legal max of $2,700 to Clinton’s campaign: July 26, 2016 Am …"

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"… lization movement’s new corporate friends. Dan Riffle quit his job as a lobbyist at the Marijuana Policy Project because he said he was uncomfortable with …"

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"… 2016. Democrats this election cycle reversed an Obama-era ban on accepting lobbyist and corporate political action committee contributions for use by the Demo …"

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"… MEND THE GAPS' 11:58 a.m., Thursday, July 28: They may not look like lobbyists, but a gaggle of Catholic nuns have a distinct message to share in Philad …"

"… rena, the real (and often exclusive) parties — involving lawmakers, lobbyists and other special interests — are this month taking place within bars, …"

"… OF INTEREST GROUPS 4:24 p.m. Tuesday, July 26: Fundraisers and corporate lobbyists aren’t the only ones who take advantage of the conventions to conduct e …"

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"… d to live music and ate free bratwurst while rubbing elbows with corporate lobbyists, all sanctioned by congressional ethics rules. During the convention, do …"

"… e rules. “These exemptions very quickly become major loopholes to allow lobbyists and others to put on events for officeholders and allow officeholders to …"

"… ney, were on prominent display. “The conventions are a stocked pond for lobbyists,” Noble said. The concert is just one of many events filling up the sc …"

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"… dnesday from the 2015 season. USC is classified under ethics laws as a “lobbyist’s principal,” which means the school pays lobbyists to court lawmakers …"

"… ethics laws as a “lobbyist’s principal,” which means the school pays lobbyists to court lawmakers and other state officials to get support for their bud …"

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"… e worst human rights records have increasingly sought help from Washington lobbyists and PR professionals. In fact, South Sudan was a relatively small player …"

"… kesman added that the administration’s policy has not been influenced by lobbyists and has “always been driven by the desire to catalyze progress in the p …"

"… dvocates note their messages are often drowned out by those of well-funded lobbyists. “We don't have enough resources and capacity to deflect against that …"

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"… t the corporate name out there,” said Craig Holman, a government affairs lobbyist for advocacy group Public Citizen, who has long tracked influence efforts …"

"… scratch after prohibiting direct corporate, political action committee and lobbyist donations during 2008 and 2012. Some companies still found ways to give, …"

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"… s still assessing next steps, according to Maria Strollo Zack, the Georgia lobbyist and former Newt Gingrich presidential campaign staffer who controlled it. …"

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"… ost extensive state lobbying networks in the country, totaling hundreds of lobbyists. Altria Group Inc. and Reynolds American Inc., which control the vast maj …"

"… he American tobacco market, are among just 21 entities that had registered lobbyists in every state at one point from 2010 through 2014, according to a Center …"

"… 2010 through 2014, according to a Center for Public Integrity analysis of lobbyist registrations collected by the National Institute on Money in State Politi …"

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"… l Marco Rubio is relying on a decidedly insider source for campaign money: lobbyists. Rubio's presidential bid has benefited from lobbyists more than any oth …"

"… or campaign money: lobbyists. Rubio's presidential bid has benefited from lobbyists more than any other Republican still in the race, according to a Center f …"

"… g to a Center for Public Integrity review of campaign finance data. These lobbyists represent a range of interests, spanning from blue-chip companies such as …"

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