Did you know that Google spent $5 million to influence politicians just last quarter? And that was doubled from the quarter before and may double again this quarter. Facebook spent a boatload too, but not as much Google. Microsoft spent even more.
Issues like the Stop Online Piracy Act, or SOPA which received so much attention earlier this year, privacy issues, security issues, patent laws and a myriad of other items keep the Google, Facebook and Microsoft DC teams extremely active on Capitol Hill.
In my home state of Texas, over-eager tax collectors are auditing SEO firms for back sal [...]
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