FEBRUARY 21, 2013
Businesses and other groups sometimes attempt to secure special privileges by lobbying government officials and politicians. These groups might lobby for policies that benefit them directly like subsidies or restrict competition within their industry by the enactment of tariffs on imports, regulations, and licensing requirements.
Sheldon Richman - The Most Dangerous Derivative: Power and Privilege in the Corporate State
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