Drones in U.S. Air Space: The Next Lobby Frontier

Although drones are usually associated with military strikes, the debate over domestic uses for unmanned aircraft rages on many fronts. Proponents argue that drones will bring vast improvements to search and rescue, border patrol and other law enforcement efforts. Use has already been approved for several police departments around the country. Authorities in Arlington, TX, […]

Defense Industry – Q1 2012 Lobbying

Q1 2012 lobbying data for some of the major players in the defense industry shows a mix of increases and decreases to their lobbying spending from the previous quarter.  With the industry facing the possibility of major cuts to government contracts the lobbying efforts of each company will be critical to their bottom line. Boeing: […]