Local gov't lobbying tops $8M in 2011

A new report shows 82 local governments spent more than $8.3 million on lobbying last year -- up 0.7 percent from 2010. Eleven local governments spent more than $100,000. Minneapolis tops the list, spending almost half a million dollars.
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A new report shows 82 local governments spent more than $8.3 million on lobbying last year -- up 0.7 percent from 2010. Eleven local governments spent more than $100,000. Minneapolis tops the list, spending almost half a million dollars.

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