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The US Congress has been releasing numbers for how much various companies and organizations spent on lobbying the federal government during the fourth quarter of 2009. Here are some of the listings...

• Safeway - $620,000
• Amazon.com - $570,000
• Supervalu - $260,000
• United Fresh Produce Association - $210,000
• Kroger - $75,000
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