PhRMA shows biggest spike in lobbying spending in first quarter of President Trump

Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA), the drug companies’ trade group, showed a high leap in spending for 2017 compared to 2016

With President Trump’s 100th day looming, he’s struggled to check off some of the big initiatives on his to-do list, such as getting rid of Obamacare and overhauling the tax code. These hefty projects invite companies and other groups with something at stake to frantically lobby the government, hoping the legislation can turn in their favor.

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by Ashley BalcerzakSource: PhRMA shows biggest spike in lobbying spending in first quarter of President Trump

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