Amazon spent $3.63M on lobbying in Q3, up from $3.47M in Q2, as it seeks a big Pentagon contract; Google spent $5.46M, up 30%+ YoY, while Facebook spent $2.82M (Ben Brody/Bloomberg)

Ben Brody / Bloomberg:
Amazon spent $3.63M on lobbying in Q3, up from $3.47M in Q2, as it seeks a big Pentagon contract; Google spent $5.46M, up 30%+ YoY, while Facebook spent $2.82M  —  - Internet firms fought allegations of bias, antitrust scrutiny  —  Amazon.com Inc. set its second consecutive quarterly record …



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