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Lobbyists spend nearly $1 million

...5,425 in lobbyist spending in 2011. Fifty-two lobbyists bought Ralston...tickets along with lobbyist-funded tickets...2,000. Lobbyists also reported...OVERALL, LOBBYIST SPENDING was...this session. Lobbyists poured $997...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2011-04-23/lobbyists-spend-nearly-1
Government | Metro | State Wire
Leaders split on use of lobbyist

...are not alone in their lobbyist-aided pursuit of federal...that have dispatched lobbyists to Washington, D...riverfront road extensions. Lobbyists are "not up there twisting...Columbus have state lobbyists. He also said that Atlanta probably has a lobbyist in Washington. Augusta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/07/24/met_459511.shtml
Metro | Savannah River Site
Capitol lobbyists wine, dine in overtime

...session this year proved costly to Capitol lobbyists, who had to work overtime doling out freebies. Lobbyists had to wine, dine and entertain lawmakers...March. Probably the biggest extra for lobbyists was the added expense of having to continue...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/04/17/met_206926.shtml
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Tickets, meals among lobbyists' splurges

...items are among the more than $250,000 lobbyists spent on members of the General Assembly...Under new ethics laws adopted last year, lobbyists must now disclose every two weeks during...than $1,500 in lodging and food.Lobbyists in January entertained lawmakers at restaurants...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/georgia-elections/georgia
Georgia Legislature | Metro
Lobbyists fail to file reports

...think of yourself as a lobbyist," said John Abbey...be forwarding their lobbyist reports to the state...though state law requires lobbyists to file expenditure...seen recent filings by lobbyists. "We ... didn't...story. They said few lobbyist-spending reports had...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/26/met_6140.shtml
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Georgia lobbyists spend on lawmakers

...legislators to limit lobbyists' gifts to...are signs the lobbyist culture is changing...any gifts from lobbyists.It's hard to connect a lobbyist's spending...in gifts from lobbyists in 2011. But...zero on his lobbyist balance sheet...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2012-04-08/georgia-lobbyists-spend-
Deal signs legislation limiting spending by Georgia lobbyists

...state limits on how much money lobbyists can spend. Right now, lobbyists can spend as much as they...state's first limits on lobbyist spending.Still, there are...Once the law takes effect, lobbyists can still spend more than...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-05-06/deal-signs-legislation-limiti
Charter school lobbyists spend thousands in debate

...have to report lobbyist salaries, travel...offices will contact lobbyists asking for them...legislation passed.Such lobbyist spending is nothing new in Georgia. Lobbyists line the halls...nearly 1,200 lobbyist registered with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2012-03-10/charter-school-lobbyists-
Lobbyists spend almost $100,000 during Georgia Legislature's special session

...alumni in the Legislature.Lobbyists spent hundreds of dollars...The newspaper reported that lobbyists picked up the tab for drinks...Television Association of Georgia lobbyist spent $459 on behalf of House...underscores the need for caps on lobbyists' gifts," said Wil liam...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2011-09-10/lobbyists-spend-almost-1
Lobbyists push hard on rate bill

...disclosure requirements lobbyists do not have to be more...their pay scale. The five lobbyists supplement three Georgia Power in-house lobbyists -- employed full time...Capitol. A fourth in-house lobbyist joined that team this month...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/02/23/met_512392.shtml
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