and government relations firm in Laurel, Maryland.
Instead, she hopes that, as more and more congressional spouses take up lobbying
careers, eventually the media will stop asking these pesky conflict-of-interest questions.
Corporations with deep pockets have made lobbying
Washington's fastest-growing and most lucrative industry.
Until then, what passed for lobbying
was perverse practices rooted in the supreme power of the president and the PRI's uncontested dominion over the country.
A leading practitioner of the new lobbying
is Gordon McKay, a 20-year member of the U.
Rothman, senior partner of Loeb & Troper in New York City and chairman of the AICPA tax-exempt organizations committee, said regulations should reduce uncertainty and limit the recordkeeping burden for nonlobbying activities that the IRS may, in the future, reclassify as lobbying
The disallowance applies to lobbying
expenditures to influence federal or state legislation, but not a local council or similar governing body.
4 million; media relations, $952,000; and the lobbying
By classifying these organizations as 'grassroots lobbying
firms,' the churches and non-profit organizations would be under a tremendous burden by being forced to register and report to the federal government.
21, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Google trimmed its 2015 third-quarter federal lobbying
spending 7 percent to $3.
Being gay is not the problem, lobbying
is the problem and this goes for any type of lobby: business lobbies, political lobbies, and Masonic lobbies" (translation by vaticaninsider.
In contemporary Nigeria Society in which library and information service is not at the forefront of government activities, the subject matter of lobbying
and advocacy could be seen to be very pertinent to the information world.
Like it or not, lobbying
is important to the legislative process.
Common Cause/NY today issued an update to its earlier report entitled Deep Drilling, Deep Pockets, Expenditures of the Natural Gas Industry in New York to Influence Public Policy, Part 1 Lobbying
Expenditures, a detailed analysis of the natural gas industry's lobbying
expenditures in New York State over the 2005-2009 five year periods, to include the first 6 months of 2010.
It says so in the preamble to the federal law governing lobbying