Coronavirus means big bucks for the lobbying industry, lobbying clients

“Happy days for many inside the mirrored offices of Gucci Gulch. Money is being shoveled out of the Treasury and the guys in Downtown (DC) are happily reaping theirshare”. (From Open Secrets) Lobbying firms registered activity for over…”

From Open Secrets)

Lobbying firms registered activity for over 140 new clients on issues related to COVID-19 over the last month. More than two-thirds of those clients have never lobbied at the federal level or had not hired lobbyists in recent years.