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Free White Paper: 2nd Quarter Lobbying Reports Analysis

Thursday, August 5th, 2010 by Vbhotla

We have a new free white paper up at Download the PDF here.

Reviewing quarterly LDA reports is a good way to take the pulse of lobbying in the federal government and Congressional offices. This quarter, contentious political provisions including financial services reform, campaign finance reform, health care reform, and oil spill accountability, have all been issues of interest to lobbying entities. This report will look at several topics, including:

  • Top ten lobbying firms
  • A model lobbying firm: Patton Boggs
  • DISCLOSE lobbying
  • Oil spill lobbying
  • Disaster planning
  • Financial services & banking
  • Health
  • Lobbying by issue code

Sneak peek of one of our charts:

Lobbying on the oil spill:

Rank Client Amount
1 Shell Oil Company $           4,000,000.00
2 National Association of Realtors $           3,940,000.00
3 Chevron U.S.A. Inc. $           3,920,000.00
4 Exxon Mobil Corp. $           2,520,000.00
5 American Petroleum Corp. $           2,310,000.00
6 Koch Companies Public Sector, LLC $           1,950,000.00
7 Anadarko Petroleum Corporation $           1,220,000.00
8 Ace INA Holdings $           1,090,000.00
9 American Association for Justice $           1,000,000.00
10 Marathon Oil Corporation $               980,000.00

Source: Senate Office of Public Records