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Tuesday, August 31, 2010

Lobbyists Swarm Capitol To Influence Health Reform

Lobbyists Swarm Capitol To Influence Health Reform - The Center for Public Integrity
I WONDER HOW MUCH THESE CORPORATIONS SPEND PAYING LOBBYIST FOR THE SOLE PURPOSE OF AVOIDING PAYING FOR MEDICAL CARE? 


By Joe Eaton and M.B. Pell | February 23, 2010

Thought you might be interested in this: Lobbyists Swarm Capitol To Influence Health Reform http://www.publicintegrity.org/articles/entry/1953 The Center for Public Integrity http://www.publicintegrity.org/
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When President Barack Obama meets with Congressional leadership on Thursday to jump start stalled health reform efforts, industry lobbyists will not be in the room. But if the successful 2009 lobbying effort to influence health reform legislation is any indication, special interests will be well represented.
The Health Care Lobby

The graph below breaks down the sectors lobbying on health care reform in Congress in 2009. Hover your mouse over a bar for sector information. Click and drag the slider in the bottom left corner to scroll through the sectors. Click on a bar to see how many clients a sector had in each quarter.
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