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LightSquared doubles lobby efforts

interns Contributor

LightSquared, the wireless telecom firm facing Republican complaints that it has benefited from political ties to the White House, has significantly boosted its lobbying this year.

The company has more than doubled the number of lobbying firms on its payroll, from four to nine K Street shops, in the first half of 2011.

Full story: LightSquared doubles size of its lobbying team in 2011