COMMENTARY: Why so much money gets spent on lobbying

October 3, 2010 at 5:47 am in Alexandria Echo Press

Recently, The New York Times noted that companies and lobbying firms in Washington are stocking up on Republican lobbyists in anticipation of strong GOP gains in Congress this November. The going rate? Salaries now begin at $300,000, the newspaper reported, and can go as high as $1 million. Continue Reading