Big Money



GUEST: James Nolan, Political Reporter at the Richmond Times-Dispatch. Follow him on Twitter.


TOPIC: “Lobbyists spent $15.9 million in Virginia from May 2012 to April to make friends and influence people in Virginia politics. Spending was for items ranging from steak dinners and hunting trips to airfare and tickets for rock concerts and high-profile sporting events, according to filings analyzed by the Virginia Public Access Project, a nonpartisan tracker of money in politics.” Read more.


ORIGINAL BROADCAST DATE: Thursday, August 29, 2013.