This article originally appeared in Broadcasting & Cable.
The National Association of Broadcasters spent $4,720,000 on lobbying Congress, the FCC and other federal agencies in the first quarter of 2015.
That is according to a just-released analysis of lobbying disclosure forms for the period of Jan. 1 through March 31, 2015 by MapLight.
Google was the only other communications/tech lobby on the list, coming in at number five at $5,470,000.
The top spender was the U.S. Chamber of Commerce at $13,800,000.