LOBBYING EXPENDITURES
RANKED FROM HIGH TO LOW

January 1, 1997 - June 30, 1998


 
1/1/97 - 6/30/98
CUMULATIVE EXPENDITURES

GOVERNMENT

$ 32,706,017

HEALTH

24,861,782

MANUFACTURING/INDUSTRIAL

24,119,812

MISCELLANEOUS

21,963,772

FINANCE & INSURANCE

19,903,779

PROFESSIONAL/TRADE

16,382,301

UTILITIES

15,678,858

EDUCATION

14,535,482

OIL & GAS

10,331,009

LABOR UNIONS

7,391,141

LEGAL

5,386,490

REAL ESTATE

5,121,409

ENTERTAINMENT & RECREATION

5,085,621

AGRICULTURE

5,079,881

PUBLIC EMPLOYEES

3,718,406

TRANSPORTATION

3,636,527

MERCHANDISE/RETAIL

3,162,402

POLITICAL ORGANIZATIONS

2,184,760

LODGING/RESTAURANTS

851,571

TOTAL

$222,975,046