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Lobbyists Have A New Secret Weapon

Lobbyists Have a New Secret Weapon


The tax plan that Congress just passed was most notable for two things: the size of the overhaul—it’s the biggest rewrite of the tax code in 31 years—and the speed with which it came together. Republicans didn’t unveil the details of the plan until November, setting up a two-month lobbying frenzy as industries fought to preserve certain loopholes, deductions, and other goodies. Some won, some lost.

for Bloomberg Business Week