Skip to comments.GM is lobbying at 98.6% of its prior levels
Posted on 07/20/2009 12:34:48 PM PDT by theruleshavechanged
General Motors reduced its lobbying spending in the second quarter by only 1.4% compared to the first quarter, even though the second quarter saw the company go bankrupt, be taken over by the government, and announce it was cancelling its outside lobbying contracts.
In April, May, and June, GM spent $2,760,000 on lobbying according to its Q2 lobbying filing, compared to $2,800,000 in the first quarter.
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Huh? The government lobbying itself?
How is all that money spent???
Isn’t lobbying just another way of saying bribe?
Should read “GM still BRIBING government at 98.6 of prior levels”
how can that be? everyone knows that lobbyists were banished from DC when The One was elected. he said so.
Well, I guess that’s about normal. FH
Isn’t this kinda like laundering money?
“Huh? The government lobbying itself?”
You think some watchdog group would catch this extreme conflict of interest.