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Political Advocacy

Political advocacy



For a listing of relevant congressional committees and subcommittees, please see page 781 or the Appendix.

U.S. House of Representatives, Legislative Resource Center, Records and Registration,135 CHOB, 20515-6612; (202) 226-5200. Fax, (202) 226-5169. Steve Pingeton, Manager.


Receives and maintains lobby registrations and quarterly financial reports of lobbyists. Administers the statutes of the Federal Regulation of Lobbying Act of 1995 and counsels lobbyists. Receives and maintains agency filings made under the requirements of Section 319 of the Interior Dept. and Related Agencies Appropriations Act for fiscal 1990 (known as the Byrd Amendment). Open for public inspection.


Bipartisan Policy Center,1225 Eye St. N.W., #1000, 20005-5977; (202) 204-2400. Fax, (202) 318-0876. Jason S. Grumet, President; Julie Anderson, Senior Vice President.

General email,

Web, and Twitter, @BPC_Bipartisan

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