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• HEALTH. Valisure, a Connecticut-based analytical pharmacy company, hired Baker Donelson to work on issues involving the safety of the U.S. drug supply chain. Former Sen. Thomas Daschle (D-S.D.), among others, will work on the account.

The Children’s Cardiomyopathy Foundation, a nonprofit organization focused on pediatric cardiomyopathy, hired Crowell & Moring to work on education and awareness on cardiomyopathy, cardiomyopathy surveillance and clinical research, and a Defense Department peer-reviewed medical research program. Jim Flood, former counsel on the Senate Judiciary Committee, will work on the account.

• TRADE. Kalsec Inc., a food manufacturer, hired Crossroads Strategies to work on tariff exclusions. Salim Alameddin, former legislative aide to Rep. Will HurdWilliam Ballard HurdGarth Brooks accepts Library of Congress's Gershwin Prize for Popular Song Texas kicks off critical battle for House control Gun control group plans to spend million in Texas in 2020 MORE (R-Texas); Chris Miller, former chief of staff to ex-Rep. Dave ReichertDavid (Dave) George ReichertBottom Line The most expensive congressional races of the last decade Lymphedema Treatment Act would provide a commonsense solution to a fixable problem MORE (R-Wash.); and Jason Gleason, former chief of staff to Rep. John SarbanesJohn Peter Spyros SarbanesAn inclusive democracy Demands DC statehood Hillicon Valley: Facebook suspends misinformation networks targeting US | Lawmakers grill census officials on cybersecurity | Trump signs order to protect GPS | Dem senators propose federal facial recognition moratorium Lawmakers grill Census Bureau officials after report on cybersecurity issues MORE (D-Md.), among others, will work on the account.


• FINANCIAL SERVICES. The Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board, a self-regulatory organization, hired Williams and Jensen to work on the Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board Reform Act of 2019. Joel Oswald, former professional staff on the Senate Banking Committee, among others, will work on the account.

• INFRASTRUCTURE. Yellow Creek State Inland Port in Mississippi hired Watkins & Eager to work on policies related to infrastructure development. Manning McPhillips, a former deputy director for the 2008 Republican National Convention, will work on the account.