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Textron Inc. Message Board

  • beneped01 beneped01 Jul 7, 2013 3:31 PM Flag

    Immigration Bill loades with goodies

    Textron, owner of Bell Helicopter (the Senate immigration bill orders 17), has generated $7.6 million in campaign contributions and a lobbying tab of more than $73 million, according to Influence Explorer. The company's PAC and employees gave more than $134,000 to Senate candidates last year, and about $40,000 to the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee and $30,000 to the National Republican Senatorial Committee.. Textron's Capitol Hill team includes uber-lobbyist Tony Podesta, a frequent host of fundraisers for members of Congress.

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