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Leaner lobbying

Voters aren’t alone in noticing that Washington hasn’t been able to accomplish much lately. Since the burst of legislative activity in President Obama’s first two years, gridlock has ruled, and the top corporate spenders are ratcheting back their efforts to influence federal lawmaking accordingly. 95 more words


Cashing in on power: Fortune's Most Powerful Women ranked by pay

Among this year’s list of the 50 Most Powerful Women in Business, 29 work for a Fortune 500 company, and—thanks to public filings with the SEC—have given the rest of us a peek at their most recent annual compensation. 88 more words