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Shows featuring Marianne Lavelle

  • Report: Venture Capitalists, Food Companies Among 1,160 Businesses Lobbying on Climate Change Campbellsweb
    We take a look at some of the more unusual businesses and interest groups lobbying Congress on climate change issues. A new Center for Public Integrity analysis of federal records shows that the 140 companies that joined the fray for the first time late this year include venture capitalists, the natural gas lobby, and...
    December 29, 2009 | Story
  • Study Finds Unprecedented Growth in Climate Change Lobbying Lobbyweb
    A new report from the Center for Public Integrity reveals that the number of global warming lobbyists has increased by more than 300 percent in the past five years. In the past year, some 770 companies hired over 2,000 climate change lobbyists and spent an estimated $90 million to influence federal policy on climate change. We speak to the report’s lead author, Marianne Lavelle. [includes...
    February 26, 2009 | Story