JANUARY 1, 1995 - DECEMBER 31, 1996
LOBBYING EXPENDITURES RANKED FROM HIGH TO LOW
ACCORDING TO INTEREST GROUPS OF EMPLOYERS

1/1/95 - 12/31/96
CUMULATIVE
EXPENDITURES

GOVERNMENT $ 36,947,670
HEALTH 30,831,647
FINANCE & INSURANCE 28,965,837
MISCELLANEOUS 28,569,220
MANUFACTURING/INDUSTRIAL 28,459,113
PROFESSIONAL/TRADE 18,722,322
EDUCATION 16,117,939
UTILITIES 15,636,128
OIL & GAS 15,220,828
LABOR UNIONS 8,736,787
ENTERTAINMENT & RECREATION 6,727,759
AGRICULTURE 6,153,211
REAL ESTATE 6,087,409
LEGAL 5,714,396
TRANSPORTATION 5,170,784
PUBLIC EMPLOYEES 4,038,691
MERCHANDISE/RETAIL 3,173,226
LODGING/RESTAURANTS 938,092
POLITICAL ORGANIZATIONS 728,496
TOTAL $ 266,939,559


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