If this type of news does not get you out of your chair and on your feet, then I predict that the USA is heading straight into the wall right behind NYS. Vote out the corrupt UN-American politicians in Albany and Washington. NOW IS THE TIME! JLCpulse
By8/13/14 in The Daily Caller
Russia’s second-largest natural gas producer has hired a U.S. lobbying firm to target economic sanctions and liquefied natural gas terminal permitting.
Disclosure filings show that OAO Novatek, Russia’s second-largest gas company, hired the Washington, D.C.-based lobbying firm Qorvis MSL LLC to pressure Congress and the White House on economic sanctions targeting Russian energy producers and a bill dealing with natural gas exports. The D.C.-based lobbying firm has a long list of clients, including Saudi Arabia, the government of Kurdistan, Bahrain and Cyprus.
Specifically, Qorvis was hired by Novatek to target the Senate’s Russian Aggression Prevention Act of 2014, President Obama’s Executive Order 13662 and “issues of concern regarding credit financing; global energy markets.”
The Senate’s Russian Aggression Prevention Act would “impose tough sanctions and boost U.S. security...