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U.S. Gas Industry Lobbies Against Buildings Going Electric - EcoWatch.com

U.S. Gas Industry Lobbies Against Buildings Going Electric - EcoWatch.com | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

Gas utilities and industry trade groups are fighting across the country to prohibit municipalities from taking steps to cut greenhouse gas pollution from buildings, efforts those utilities and groups view as an existential threat, NPR and the Washington Post report.

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Trump-connected lobbyists reap $10B windfall in COVID-19 boom, report says | CTV News

Trump-connected lobbyists reap $10B windfall in COVID-19 boom, report says | CTV News | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

Forty lobbyists with ties to U.S. President Donald Trump helped clients secure more than US$10 billion in federal coronavirus aid, among them five former administration officials whose work potentially violates Trump's own ethics policy, according to a report.

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Coronavirus sidelines lobbyists at the influence industry's Super Bowl - NBCNews.com

Coronavirus sidelines lobbyists at the influence industry's Super Bowl - NBCNews.com | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it
Political conventions may be the Super Bowl of lobbying. And this year, no in-person conventions means the lobbyists are also staying home.
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How a Trump-Connected Lobbyist Is Cashing In on the Coronavirus – MotherJones.com

How a Trump-Connected Lobbyist Is Cashing In on the Coronavirus – MotherJones.com | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

Brian Ballard has represented private prisons and foreign governments. Now he’s setting his sights on the pandemic response.

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Take a moment to ask yourself this one question: 'Why is it that rich people and corporations are still cashing in on coronavirus relief, but all you got was one check for 1200 dollars?'

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