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Chris Dodd is Hollywood's new man in D.C.â€‹It was big news when former U.S. Senator Christopher Dodd accepted a job as the chief lobbyist and top dog at the Motion Picture Association of America. Most news stories rightfully highlighted the fact that, due to lobbying laws, Dodd can't w ... More >>
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