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Now a shambles over PM's pick for Brussels: Conflict of interest means peer must sell shares in lobbying firm

Source: Daily Mail - UK

Pelosi Holds News Conference On Women's Health Rights And The Hobby Lobby Decision
Labour have said the move underlines the 'botched' nature of Lord Hill’s appointment as Britain's next EU Com ...
Full article at: Daily Mail - UK 6 days ago, 6:47pm CDT
 

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Universities Pay Plenty for Influence and Access through Lobbying

Source: The Nonprofit Quarterly

Pelosi Holds News Conference On Women's Health Rights And The Hobby Lobby Decision
Some readers were surprised in our story last week about the Clintons’ speaking fees by the notion that colleges and universities might be interested in paying big dollars to politicians for speeches in the hope that they’ll help the schools along when they need access to federal agencies for federal R&D grants. This list, compiled from the online databases of the Center for Responsive Politics, suggests that some of ...
Full article at: The Nonprofit Quarterly 1 week ago, 9:51am CDT
 

Pathologists Find Sympathetic Lawmakers on Electronic Records Plan

Source: Roll Call

Pelosi Holds News Conference On Women's Health Rights And The Hobby Lobby Decision
Most people think of Congress when they think of lobbyists, but there are many lobbyists that focus on federal agencies, seeking to adjust regulatory matters. Congress itself gets into the act, sending agencies a stream of letters, making tweaks via legislative activity and even filing lawsuits. The nation's pathologists received that kin ...
Full article at: Roll Call Jul 15 2014, 2:15pm CDT
 

Accounting Giant To Pay $4 Million After Improper Lobbying

Source: WYPR

The French headquarters of Ernst & Young
The accounting firm of Ernst & Young has agreed to pay $4 million to settle civil charges that it violated federal rules when a subsidiary lobbied Congress on behalf of audit clients."Ernst & Young engaged in lobbying activities that constituted improper advocacy and clearl ...
Full article at: WYPR Jul 14 2014, 3:00pm CDT
 

How Hobby Lobby decision affects small business

Source: USATODAY

Pelosi Holds News Conference On Women's Health Rights And The Hobby Lobby Decision
Narrowly crafted case doesn't mean entreprenuers can ignore existing laws.         ...
Full article at: USATODAY Jul 13 2014, 2:03pm CDT
 

Ethics Commission discusses additional fees

Source: Tulsa World

Pelosi Holds News Conference On Women's Health Rights And The Hobby Lobby Decision
The Oklahoma Ethics Commission enforces rules governing candidates for office and lobbyists. ...
Full article at: Tulsa World Jul 11 2014, 3:30pm CDT
 

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Unhappy with free meals for legislators

Source: The Bellingham Herald

Since Doug Ericksen accepted the most free meals from lobbyists than any other Olympia legislator, there has been talk of fixing this problem. But the so-called fix only worsens the…Click to Continue » ...
Full article at: The Bellingham Herald Jul 11 2014, 8:00am CDT
 

Cryptocurrency Round-Up: Bitcoin Lobbyists, Mining Botnet Dismantled and Dollar-Backed Altcoin

Source: IBTimes UK

Pelosi Holds News Conference On Women's Health Rights And The Hobby Lobby Decision
The price of bitcoin remains stable, as the cryptocurrency appoints Washington lobbyists and a mining bo ...
Full article at: IBTimes UK Jul 10 2014, 3:51am CDT
 

Myths and Realities of the Banking Lobby

Source: World Politics Review

Pelosi Holds News Conference On Women's Health Rights And The Hobby Lobby Decision
The financial industry is commonly described as one of the most influential in politics. But while the financial sector certainly lobbies actively, employs skilled and well-connected people, and has created very effective organizations, it would be a mistake to overestimate the importance of lobbying activities. Despite their fervor, these strategies are neither the most important source of influence for the banking industry, nor are ...
Full article at: World Politics Review Jun 30 2014, 7:00pm CDT
 



 

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