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US: Defense Contractor Spends Big on Key Lawmakers

Brent Wilkes, the founder of defense contractor ADCS Inc., gave more than $840,000 in contributions to 32 House members or candidates, campaign-finance records show. He flew Republican lawmakers on his private jet and hired lobbyists with close ties to those lawmakers.


by Matt Kelley and Jim Drinkard,USA Today
November 30th, 2005





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