Tag Archives: U.S. Rep. James Clyburn

Millions Spent by S.C. Municipalities on Federal Lobbyists

Since 2003, at least 21 counties and local municipalities in South Carolina collectively have spent about $5.5 million on federal lobbyists, according to federal lobbying records reviewed by The Nerve. From the Great Recession years forward, federal lobbyists have been … Continue reading

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Lobbyist-Relative of S.C. Congressman Paid Well by Charleston

A lobbying firm run by a cousin of Congressman James Clyburn has been paid $285,250, directly or indirectly, since 2006 by the city of Charleston to push Congress for federal dollars for The Holy City, a review by The Nerve … Continue reading

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