Lobbyists spent $67 million in Minnesota last year, Dayton says it 'skews legislation'
March 20, 2017
ST. PAUL—Lobbying interests spent nearly $67 million last year trying to sway Minnesota officials, according to reports released Thursday..
Lobbyists have been on the rise over the past decade, according to state reports. State and local hearings are rife with those seeking to make their clients' voices heard.