Tech Giants, Fearful of Proposals to Curb Them, Blitz Washington With Lobbying - The New York Times

“In a way I’ve never seen before, they are fighting tooth and nail,” said Gigi Sohn, a distinguished fellow at Georgetown University’s Institute for Technology Law and Policy. “They consider these bills existential for them because they get at their business models.”

Is anyone actually surprised that companies encourage the "right" regulation, and actively fight it with every fiber of their being?