#Europe agenda: “Big tech’s EU lobby spending revealed

In Uncategorized on September 8, 2021 at 13:59

The digital industry now has more lobbying power than pharmaceutical, fossil fuels, financial, or chemical sectors – spending annually over €97m to influence EU decision-making, according to a new report.
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