Lobbyists try to hitch a ride on stimulus package

January 2008
Hill;1/29/2008, Vol. 15 Issue 9, p11
The article reports that lobbyists in the U.S. has hoped to attach their priorities to the economic stimulus package. It is stated that various industries in the country have their own concerns and goals to push into the bill. Meanwhile, the Senate has planned to take a closer look at the deal which has been brokered by the administration of President George W. Bush and the House. Moreover, the group has also wanted to attach a measure that would provide funding for rural schools and roads.


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