More than 300 lobbyists work Washington for the brand-name prescription drug industry. The trade group Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America alone spent $6.15 million on lobbying in the second quarter, from April 1 to June 30, this year.
Roll over the dots below to see spending totals for each firm. Click to download the firm's lobby disclosure form, with names of lobbyists.
Not included in this graphic: $35 million spent by PhRMA's member corporations, and unknown sums spent on grass-roots lobbying and advertising.
Source: Lobbying disclosures
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