Bruce Bereano is one of the best-known lobbyists in Annapolis, and has many high-profile clients. He is also one of two convicted felons in the top 10 of the lobbying list, having been convicted of mail fraud. Bereano took in $772,500 lobbying for the following companies. Abate of Maryland (motorcycle rights, helmet laws); Alliance for Construction Excellence (electrical contracting, construction); AmeriNational Community Services, Inc. (housing and community development); Associated Utility Contractors; Baltimore Streetcar Museum; Baltimore/Washington International Airport Fire Fighters Local 1742; Cloverleaf Standardbred Owners Association (harness racing, Rosecroft and Ocean Downs); Columbia Amusements, Inc. (coin-operated music and games); Corizon Health (health care in correctional facilities); Frank Moran & Sons, Inc. (bingo games); Greater Baltimore Urban League, Inc.; Indoor Tanning Association, Inc.; Innovative Entertainment of Maryland, LLC (amusements and gaming machines); Ivory Investment, LLC (Purple Line construction and funding); JPay Inc. (communication and finances of prison inmates); Keystone Automotive Industries, Inc. (automotive salvage); L-3 Stratis (information technology, Frederick County); LensCrafters/Perl Vision; Let Our Talbot County Public High School Children Play (education and sports policies); Licensed Beverage Distributors of Maryland, Inc.; LifeLine, Inc. (group homes and critical care); Luxe International Trading, Inc. (wine and liquor wholesalers); Maryland Association of Community Action agencies t/a Maryland Community Action Partnership; Maryland Association of Tobacco & Candy Distributors; Maryland Auto & Truck Recyclers Association (MATRA); Maryland Rangers Association (park rangers); Maryland Rural Counties Coalition; Maryland Same Day Messenger Courier Association, Inc.; Maryland Self Storage Association, Inc.; Maryland Society of Eye Physicians & Surgeons; Maryland Underground Facilities Damage Prevention Authority (utility laws); Medical Mutual (liability for health care providers); mLotto, Inc. (lottery, online lottery); One Call Concepts Locating Services, Inc. (underground utility protection); Patapsco Bingo (gaming establishment); Pong Marketing & Promotions, Inc. (amusement and gaming machines); RYO Machines (tobacco products); Safeway Inc. (grocery stores); Scores Baltimore (gentleman's club, liquor laws); Thomas & Libowitz, P.A (law firm, taxation of small business investment trusts by S Chapter corporations); Washington Building and Construction Trades Council (labor, National Harbor casino); Washington Gas (public utility); We The People, Inc. (environmental issues, land use, sprawl); Wexford Health Sources, Inc. (correctional medical services); WIN Family Services, Inc. (foster care)
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- Bars and Clubs
- Automotive Equipment
- Manufacturing and Engineering
- Dining and Drinking
- Safeway Inc.
- Keystone Automotive Industries Incorporated