Lobbying activity on the Hill has become frenetic, as President Joe Biden’s infrastructure plans meet resistance from Republicans.

K Street lobby shops are swelling with new business, often from unusual sources. Law firms such as Covington & Burling, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld and Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck have been paid millions of dollars in lobbying as a result of Biden’s infrastructure proposals.