Politics and Cement Mix with Unintended Consequences In 1990, lobbyists influenced a government decision to levy a tariff on Mexican cement. It's one example of how lobbying can affect the actions of federal agencies, sometimes with inadvertent costs.
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Politics and Cement Mix with Unintended Consequences

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Politics and Cement Mix with Unintended Consequences

Politics and Cement Mix with Unintended Consequences

Politics and Cement Mix with Unintended Consequences

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In 1990, lobbyists influenced a government decision to levy a tariff on Mexican cement. It's one example of how lobbying can affect the actions of federal agencies, sometimes with inadvertent costs.