Lobbying Hires

Megan R. Wilson - 07/29/14 07:02 PM EDT
The group of senior aides to incoming House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (La.) includes a lobbyist from the Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA).Bill Hughes, the executive vice president for government affairs at RILA, will lead Scalise’s...
Megan R. Wilson - 07/24/14 11:03 AM EDT
Former Sens. Kent Conrad (D-N.D.) and Judd Gregg (R-N.H.) have joined Edelman as strategic advisors, the firm announced on Thursday.Conrad and Gregg will provide public policy and communications advice at the PR firm, which ranks as the largest in...
Megan R. Wilson - 07/22/14 11:38 AM EDT
President Obama’s former liaison to Congress has joined the policy shop at a law and lobby firm in Washington.Miguel E. Rodriguez, who had served as an assistant to Obama and the White House’s chief connection to congressional lawmakers, will become...
Megan R. Wilson - 07/09/14 05:18 PM EDT
The Washington law firm that became infamous during the Jack Abramoff scandal appears to be making a comeback.Greenberg Traurig on Wednesday announced it has hired a team of 13 lobbyists from rival firm Dickstein Shapiro, including some former...
Megan R. Wilson - 07/28/14 04:37 PM EDT
The revolving door is turning quickly in 2014, with more than 220 Capitol Hill staffers leaving their jobs to become registered lobbyists in the first six months of the year, according to a new report. Legistorm, an organization that compiles and...
The Hill Staff - 07/22/14 07:52 PM EDT
•The House Energy and Commerce Committee has hired Melissa Froelich, a former lobbyist at the National Retail Federation, as a Republican counsel. The group has lobbied on several issues, including swipe fees, corporate taxes and repealing parts of...
Megan Ruyle - 07/15/14 07:13 PM EDT
• Patton Boggs has lost anther lobbyist, this time to Venable. Thomas C. Downs became a partner within Venable’s legislative and government affairs practice. A large part of Downs’s policy portfolio deals with appropriations and grants for...
Megan R. Wilson - 07/09/14 01:08 PM EDT
Bitcoin supporters are hiring up in Washington as lawmakers and regulators debate how to handle the digital currency.The Bitcoin Foundation on Wednesday announced it had contracted with the bipartisan lobby firm Thorsen French Advocacy to provide...

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