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Google picks former Rep. Molinari as top lobbyist

A former congresswoman will be Google's first Washington insider to head its D.C. office.

By Feb. 23, 2012

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As pressure mounts on Google, its top lobbyist steps down

Alan Davidson, who started the Web giant's lobbying efforts six-and-a-half years ago, plans to leave his job to pursue "other opportunities."

By Nov. 7, 2011

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Obama appoints lobbyist to head FCC transition, reports say

President-elect Barack Obama's selection of a lobbyist and DC insider to head FCC transition team could be bad news for the tech community.

By Nov. 6, 2008

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Congress is holding H-1B boost 'hostage,' says Oracle lobbyist

If the issue stays entangled with volatile debate over undocumented workers, high-tech companies' efforts to hire more foreigners through skilled worker visas are "toast," he says.

By Mar. 26, 2008

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Me vs. telco lobbyist Scott Cleland

Me vs. telco lobbyist Scott Cleland

By Jul. 10, 2006

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Nevermind the hack: Snapchat hires lobbyists

Snapchat remains mum on specifics of how it plans to prevent another database breach, but it has already hired a Washington lobby firm.

By Jan. 6, 2014

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Senate confirms Tom Wheeler as FCC's new chairman

Wheeler unanimously confirmed after Sen. Ted Cruz lifts objection over concerns about Wheeler's views on greater campaign finance regulations.

By Oct. 29, 2013

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Google fighting to stop anti-Glass driving laws, says report

The company is lobbying in at least three states to prevent Glass from being labeled legally as a driving distraction, Reuters says.

By Feb. 25, 2014