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Let’s face it: 2020 was a very, very big year for health care.

If you had any doubt about that blatantly obvious statement, the latest federal lobbying disclosures should drive that point home. The trade associations for hospitals, drug makers, drug middlemen, health insurers and doctors spent a collective $81 million on lobbying this year, according to STAT’s tally. (And that’s only five organizations…)

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