Tag Archives : lobbyist


Monsanto Again Serves as Human Resources for the Government

Source: http://www.theorganicprepper.ca Posted by: Daisy Luther Monsanto Again Serves as Human Resources for the Government   Following in the footsteps of other Monsanto bigwigs going through the government’s revolving door, the seed company has again supplied a staff member for a position of authority in one of the very agencies that are allegedly present to […]

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Charting the Cozy Connections between JP Morgan and the Senate Banking Committee

Source: http://www.propublica.org By Cora Currier ProPublica, June 13, 2012 This morning, Jamie Dimon, the CEO of JP Morgan Chase, faced a Senate hearing over more than $2 billion in bank losses caused by risky hedges that blew up. Dimon said that the hedges—investments meant to protect the bank—had grown into “complex and hard-to manage risks.” […]


Major Romney Bundler Is Agent Of Foreign Government

Source: http://thinkprogress.org Ignacio E. Sanchez is a lobbyistat DLA Piper, an influential global law firm and a major bundler for the Mitt Romney campaign. A ThinkProgress review of public records reveals Sanchez is also a registered foreign agent representing the interests of the United Arab Emirates and of a former president of the Dominican Republic. […]


Gingrich’s Consulting Problem With Freddie Mac

Source: http://thenewamerican.com Written by Thomas R. Eddlem Newt Gingrich’s lucrative $300,000 consulting contract with mortgage giant Freddie Mac in 2006 — during the height of the housing bubble it was fueling — was geared toward stopping Republican support for new restraints on the guarantee of sub-prime mortgages, according to a November 15 reportby Bloomberg News. […]