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And as noted earlier in this blog, Dow Lohnes Government Strategies has opened a new “Green Solutions” practice. It will be headed by Jessica Lenard, a former energy and environmental policy advisor to Senate Assistant Majority Leader Dick DurbinDick DurbinRepublicans tie Trump's Defense pick to funding fight Lawmakers haggle over funding bill as shutdown nears Overnight Finance: Funding bill expected tonight | Trump takes on Boeing | House rejects push for IRS impeachment vote | Dow hits new high MORE (D-Ill.), and Liz Burdock, a former executive director of a public-private White House climate program during the Clinton administration.