Monday numbers

Monday numbers

- in Fitzsimon File

XGR-Money

2—number of days until the 2015 session convenes (N.C. General Assembly)

3—number of fundraisers scheduled by House Speaker designee Tim Moore the day before the session convenes (“Fundraisers return to Raleigh along with legislative session,” WRAL-TV, January 11, 2015)

300,000—approximate amount in dollars that Rep. Moore received in campaign contributions from PACs—final campaign reports for the 2014 election are due January 31 (“Tim Moore set to jump from small town to big stage of N.C. House speaker,” Charlotte Observer, January 10, 2015)

448—number of special interests that have a lobbyist registered with the Secretary of State to represent them in the 2015 legislative session as of January 11 (N.C. Secretary of State)

410—number of lobbyists registered with the Secretary of State’s office for the 2015 General Assembly session as of January 11 (Ibid)

9—number of local governments with registered lobbyists for the 2015 session as of January 11 (Ibid)

14—number of lobbyists registered with the Secretary of State’s office on behalf of local governments in North Carolina (Ibid)

31—number of states where special interests with lobbyists registered for the 2015 General Assembly are located (Ibid)

8—number of registered lobbyists for Duke Energy (Ibid)

15—number of lobbyists registered for Wells Fargo Bank, the most lobbyists registered by any one principal interest (Ibid)

17—number of clients for which former House Speaker Harold Brubaker is registered to lobby the 2015 General Assembly session (Ibid)

21—the number of clients for which Dana Simpson of Smith, Anderson, Blount, Dorsett, Mitchell & Jernigan, LLP, a former staff member for House Speaker Harold Brubaker, is registered to represent in the 2015 session, the most of any lobbyist as of January 11 (Ibid)