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EU Watchdog Radio – Episode 7: Tainted Love – corporate lobbying and the German EU Presidency

In this seventh episode Vicky Cann, researcher and campaigner at Corporate Europe Observatory (CEO) and Nina Katzemich EU Campaigner at LobbyControl dig into so called the green credentials of the German government. They explain how the German Government’s ‘love affair’ with gas and the unconditional support for its automobile sector are two clear cut examples […]

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Money pressures lobby tour

The EIB lends many billions every year (EUR 61bn in 2011) and this amount will still increase by up to EUR 60bn in the coming years as a result of EU anti-crisis measures. But the battle of which interests prevail, which policy to follow or which investment to make is often fought here in Brussels. […]

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