According to Minnesota Statutes 10A.01, Subdivision 21, "Lobbyist" means an individual
"Lobbyist" does not include
At the Campaign Finance and Public Disclosure Board
190 Centennial Office Building,
658 Cedar Street
St. Paul, MN 55155
The Campaign Finance and Public Disclosure Board's website provides a list of currently registered lobbyists in Minnesota.
Lobbyists are hired (or act on their own) to work toward influencing lawmaking by communicating with legislators, either directly or by coordinating the message of a group. Lobbyists can provide lawmakers with focused, specialized information or a single point of contact for a large group's interest. See the Lobbyist Handbook for further information.