It’s the middle of Feburary and that means lobbyist filings are coming in for January!
Yeah, so it might not be that exciting. But here are some interesting tidbits that have already come in. Here is the first lobbyist number list of the new legislative session:$15,000:
The amount of money Allstate Insurance Co. gave to lobbyist William Imig for the month of Janurary.
The number of clients former lawmakers Fran Coleman, Laura Clapp, and Joe Stengel have combined.
The number of lobbying entities representing Xcel Energy in 2007. (8 individuals and 1 firm)
The amount of money Xcel Energy has spent so far on lobbying in Janurary.
The number of organizations that opposed HB 1072.
The amount of money the U.S. State Department, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, and Center For A New American Century spent to send Attorney General John Suthers to Saudi Arabia in November.