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IMMIGRATION. Brisamax, a management consulting company, recently hired The Vogel Group to work on issues relating to EB-5 investments in the United States, according to disclosures. Alex Vogel, former chief counsel to Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist (R-Tenn.), will work on the account.


APPROPRIATIONS. Atlanta-based Hermeus Corporation, which is developing a Mach 5 aircraft, hired Velocity Government Relations to work on the defense appropriations bill; the commerce, justice, and science appropriations bill; the National Defense Authorization Act; the NASA Authorization Act; and the Intelligence Authorization Act. Erin Neal, former legislative assistant to ex-Sen. Bill NelsonClarence (Bill) William NelsonLobbying world Bottom Line Bottom Line MORE (D-Fla.), will work on the account.



HEALTH CARE. Novo Nordisk, a biopharmaceutical company, hired Marshall & Popp to work on the Treat and Reduce Obesity Act. The firm’s founders, Hazen Marshall, former policy director to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnellAddison (Mitch) Mitchell McConnellDems want tougher language on election security in defense bill Schumer asks McConnell for Mulvaney, Bolton to testify in impeachment trial Democrats question fairness of Senate trial after Graham, McConnell statements MORE (R-Ky.), and Monica Popp, former chief of staff to Sen. John CornynJohn CornynU.S. trade rep says USMCA is a 'better' deal after some labor concessions Trump scramble to rack up accomplishments gives conservatives heartburn On The Money: Trump, China announce 'Phase One' trade deal | Supreme Court takes up fight over Trump financial records | House panel schedules hearing, vote on new NAFTA deal MORE (R-Texas), will work on the account.


ENVIRONMENT. California Waterfowl, a conservation nonprofit, hired Natural Resource Results to work on supporting waterfowl conservation funding and predator control measures. Garrett Durst, former deputy chief of staff to Rep. John GaramendiJohn Raymond GaramendiBombshell Afghanistan report bolsters calls for end to 'forever wars' Krystal Ball: New Biden ad is everything that's wrong with Democrats The Hill's Morning Report - Impeachment of Trump resumes MORE (D-Calif.), among others, will work on the account.


Sites Project Authority, a joint project authority for a reservoir based in California, also hired Natural Resource Results to work on supporting funding for reservoirs. Durst will also work on the account.