09/25/2012 04:00 pm ET Updated Nov 25, 2012

Penn Surpasses Other Ivy Schools In Political Lobbying

Penn has extended its reach on policy beyond Philadelphia to become the biggest lobbyist in the Ivy League.

In 2012, the University as a whole has so far spent $382,513 on the education industry throughout the first two lobbying quarters, according to the Center for Responsive Politics. The first two quarters extended from Jan. 1 to June 30, and the third quarter will end on Sept. 30.