A thorough study on the lobbied
in Quebec found that 85 per cent of Quebec's public office holders were aware of the provincial Registry of Lobbyists; yet, there is a gap between this knowledge and concrete action by public office holders.
Semi-annual reports must be filed and list the issues lobbied
on, a list of the institutions contacted, the lobbyists involved and the involvement of any foreign interest such as a foreign government or company.
* Mold: BOMA/NY lobbied
for the proposed legislative task force to include industry professionals, focus on mold specific to the Northeast and require insurance companies to include mold-related losses in commercial real estate policies
Even as its planes have crashed, American has lobbied
for years to water down safety and security regulations that might have helped foil the World Trade Center attacks.
An attorney, Lloyd has lobbied
on a broad range of issues, from the environment to tax policy, since joining the League staff in 1977.
And Cooper, along with others, lobbied
committee members, focusing in particular on then-Senator Bob Dole, who was seen as holding the deciding vote.