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ERIC Number: EJ615105
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0009-5982
Hired Guns Help Colleges Feed at the Pork Barrel.
Brainard, Jeffrey
Chronicle of Higher Education, v47 n7 pA37-38 Oct 13 2000
Reports on the trend for increased earmarking of federal funds for specific colleges and universities and the accompanying rise in Congressional lobbying by these institutions. Identifies the 10 institutions that spent the most on independent lobbyists in 1999 as well as the 10 lobbying firms that billed academe the most. Notes the high costs and risks of lobbying for earmarked funds. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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