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We all want tax credits, but who are THESE guys?

December 12, 2011 --

A blog about public records …

Tracking down the investors who want Georgia to give them $125 million in tax credits isn’t as easy as it should be. A walk through online disclosures identifies some of the suits who hope to be getting some of that.

Lobbyists in line to handle Ga. reapportionment?

Lobbyists in line to handle Ga. reapportionment?
January 8, 2011 --

Legislative leaders are in discussions to hire a prominent lobbying firm to help redraw district lines for the Georgia House and Senate this year. Under the proposal, Troutman Sanders Strategies would work on reapportionment maps for the Legislature and the state’s delegation to Congress. The firm recently hired former House Majority Leader Jerry Keen, and chairman Pete Robinson serves on Gov.-elect Nathan Deal’s transition team.

Pete Robinson, ‘inactive’ lobbyist: $320,000+

Pete Robinson, 'inactive' lobbyist: $320,000+
November 29, 2010 --

Former Georgia legislator Pete Robinson put his lobbying clients on hold this month when he joined Gov.-elect Nathan Deal’s transition team. Those clients paid at least $320,000 (probably much more) for his services in 2010, state records show. That sum represents the amount paid to Troutman Sanders Strategies. Robinson, as chairman of the firm, receives an undisclosed portion of that sum.

Nov. 5

November 5, 2009 --

Feds implicate Troutman Sanders real estate chair in $50M kickback scheme Hired as a man, fired as a woman State powerless to audit prepaid cell phone companies SACS: Clayton schools closer to full ‘operational’ status Glynn County court still inundated wih DUIs Norcross logistics firm accused of racial promotion bias, federal labor law violations