2018 Lobbying and  Campaign Contributions from the Pharmaceutical and Food Industries

This week is Election Day and thanks to the Center for Responsive Politics  OpenSecrets.Org, the most comprehensive resource for federal campaign contributions, lobbying data and analysis available anywhere, voters can see what the Pharmaceutical/Health Care Products, Food and Beverages and other industries have spent on lobbying and campaigns contributions this election cycle and in the past.  The industries have already made their choices known in the 2018 midterm elections. Have you?

Total 2018 Lobbying Spending for Pharmaceuticals/Health Products Sector: $216,134, 421

Total Number of Clients Reported: 384

Total Number of Lobbyists Reported: 1,407

 2018 Campaign Contributions from this industry  $33.1 million 

 Pharmaceuticals/Health Products: Long-Term  Campaign Contribution Trends

Food and Beverages

Total  2018 Lobbying  Spending for Food & Beverage Sector: $22,393,837
Total Number of Clients Reported: 61
Total Number of Lobbyists Reported: 294                                                                                               Total Campaign Spending 2018:  $15 million

Food & Beverage: Long-Term Campaign Contribution Trends