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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 DurbinRichard (Dick) Joseph DurbinSenate Dems hold floor talk-a-thon against latest ObamaCare repeal bill Overnight Defense: Senate passes 0B defense bill | 3,000 US troops heading to Afghanistan | Two more Navy officials fired over ship collisions Senate passes 0B defense bill MORE (D-Ill.), and Liz Burdock, a former executive director of a public-private White House climate program during the Clinton administration.