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Lobbying expenditures hit an all-time high in the General Assembly last year – and that’s despite a shorter legislative session.

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Both the House and Senate versions of the two-year state budget include billions more in federal and state dollars than the previous spending plan passed in 2014 – and the boost appears to be driving yet another increase in lobbying.

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Despite 2015’s short 30-day legislative session, lobbying expenditures in Frankfort are on pace to break records this year. 

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A record number of businesses and organizations have registered to lobby during the 2015 legislative session. According to a report by the Legislative Ethics Commission, 25 of those have signed on in just the past month.

Businesses and organizations lobbying lawmakers in Frankfort set a new spending record during the first eight months of 2014.