Ernst & Young Buys Lobbying Firm
Why does E&Y want to own a lobbying arm? The $9 million lobbying firm represents many big name clients, including such giants as Merril Lynch, Ford, Charles Schwab, etc. E&Y can bring its significant international consulting and technology experience to the firms' client base, and can inject an element of technical expertise to the artful world of lobbying.
Washington Council Ernst & Young will represent a quick accounting firm foray into the political world, and will tie in technology and consulting into the world of lobbying.
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