March 2011
Hill;3/8/2011, Vol. 18 Issue 30, p10
The article presents updates related to the lobbying responsibilities of several companies in the U.S. including the employment of Alcalde & Fay to lobby on the Federal Aviation Administration's reauthorization bill, Alston & Bird LLP to lobby on provision of pharmaceutical services to the federal government, and Bennett Consulting Group to lobby on transportation issues.


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