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United States

21 December 2008

Columbus Dispatch (Ohio)

First, the lobbyist stopped a bill dealing with dog breeders — after Senate leaders scheduled it for a vote. A few hours later, John Hohenwarter persuaded senators to stay after midnight to strip language out of a another bill — an amendment backed by county sheriffs that would have increased fees for concealed-carry licenses by $8 — after the bill already had passed the Senate by an overwhelming margin. Not a bad night's work for a lobbyist who never set foot... (

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