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High Speed Rail pays for lobbyist

Original post made by common sense, Midtown, on Feb 3, 2012

Read the story about how High Speed Rail Authority, a state agency, paid a lobbyist to lobby the State Legislature:

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According to the article "Sen. Joe Simitian, D-Palo Alto, said his staff got a visit from Wilcox about once a month"

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Posted by Walter_E_Wallis
a resident of Midtown
on Feb 6, 2012 at 6:46 pm

Walter_E_Wallis is a registered user.

Grow up! Anybody with business before legislature lobbys. If you don't, you don't get your appropriation.


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