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Google Outspends Other Tech Firms in Lobby Dollars Spent in 2013 turbocharged msg:4656565 12:32 am on Mar 24, 2014 (gmt 0)
Google led in lobbying spending by ten tech firms who pumped a combined $61.15 million into efforts to influence federal regulators and lawmakers in 2013, up 15.9 percent from a combined total of $52.78 million, according to records filed with the Clerk of the House this week. Read more about it at [ ...] consumerwatchdog.org
superclown2 msg:4656617 8:01 am on Mar 24, 2014 (gmt 0)
Do these figures include salaries paid to ex-legislators who now work for the companies they once investigated, I wonder? Perhaps communism has some merits after all.