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This great film by Telesur takes a look at how Corporations dominate the Brussels lobbying scene and includes interviews with Pascoe and Olivier from Corporate Europe Observatory and Natacha from Friends of the Earth Europe: https://www.youtube.com/watch?t=61&v=7RV6SRlqAVc

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Don't worry if you missed our ALTER-EU Lobby Transparency debate on Thursday, you can listen to it in full here

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“Goldman Sachs’ former lobby register entry made it look like a bit player. In fact it has been active in EU lobbying for years, with access to the commission that other lobbyists could only dream of.” ALTER-EU lobby transparency campaigner Vicky Cann on Goldmans Sach's updating of their lobby register entry to reveal how much they really spend on influencing EU decision makers:

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Great article from James Panichi and Quentin Aries at Politico outlining the five best loopholes which enable lobbyists to operate under the radar of EU transparency rules:

"Ed Miliband has demanded tough and immediate action to tackle MPs' second jobs; will his fellow Socialist Martin Schulz take similar action in the European Parliament?". Campaigners in Brussels say the British politicial scandal illustrates the "urgent need" to review the code of conduct for MEPs:
http://thebrusselstimes.com/…/campaigners-call-for-crackdow…

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Politics for people not for profit! www.politicsforpeople.eu

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