Lobbying Expenditures
Ranked From High To Low
January 1, 1999 - December 31, 2000

  10/1/00 - 12/31/00
Expenditures
Government $ 52,863,146
Health 41,488,510
Miscellaneous 39,360,377
Manufacturing/Industrial 34,571,748
Finance & Insurance 29,664,686
Education 27,454,973
Professional/Trade 20,571,294
Utilities 19,719,214
Oil & Gas 13,621,906
Labor Unions 12,733,617
Real Estate 10,153,880
Entertainment & Recreation 8,579,489
Agriculture 7,294,794
Transportation 6,498,619
Legal 6,438,073
Public Employees 5,526,256
Merchandise/Retail 5,225,239
Lodging/Restaurants 2,010,068
Political Organizations 542,761
Total $ 344,318,650