Turkey Spent $4.5m Lobbying in the US in 2020 – Foreign Lobby Watch – OpenSecrets

Top Foreign Principals in 2020

Foreign PrincipalTotal Spending
Government of Turkey$2,756,000
Turkey-US Business Council$801,366
Turkiye Radyo Televizyon Kurumu$384,980
Government of the Dominican Republic$366,279
Republican People’s Party of Turkey$89,000

In addition to attempts to influence policy and public opinion, FARA requires registration for activities including tourism and trade promotion on behalf of a foreign principal. In some cases, the majority of a foreign principal’s activity is in support of these non-policy interests.

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Source: Foreign Lobby Watch • OpenSecrets