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United Fresh Produce Association hired Cordone Consulting LLC to work on general policy assistance related to the outbreak of COVID-19. Jonathan Cordone, former under secretary for farm and foreign agriculture services at the Department of Agriculture during the Obama administration, will work on the account.

Food delivery company DoorDash Inc. hired Cassidy and Associates to work on issues related to unemployment and the food service industry. Russell Thomasson, former chief of staff to Sen. John CornynJohn CornynSupreme Court fight pushes Senate toward brink Hillicon Valley: Productivity, fatigue, cybersecurity emerge as top concerns amid pandemic | Facebook critics launch alternative oversight board | Google to temporarily bar election ads after polls close Lawmakers introduce legislation to boost cybersecurity of local governments, small businesses MORE (R-Texas), and Kai Anderson, former deputy chief of staff to ex-Senate Majority Leader Harry ReidHarry Mason ReidGOP senators confident Trump pick to be confirmed by November Durbin: Democrats can 'slow' Supreme Court confirmation 'perhaps a matter of hours, maybe days at most' Supreme Court fight pushes Senate toward brink MORE (D-Nev.), will be among those working on the account.

Century 21 Stores hired Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck LLP to work on issues related to COVID-19 relief. Travis Norton, former counsel to Sen. Tim ScottTimothy (Tim) Eugene ScottAuthor Ryan Girdusky: RNC worked best when highlighting 'regular people' as opposed to 'standard Republicans' Now is the time to renew our focus on students and their futures GOP lobbyists pleasantly surprised by Republican convention MORE (R-S.C.), and Russ Sullivan, former staff director for Democrats on the Senate Finance Committee, will work on the account.

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Saks Fifth Avenue hired The Vogel Group to work on issues related to company operations during the coronavirus pandemic. Alex Vogel, former chief counsel to ex-Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist (R-Tenn.), and William McGinley, former White House Cabinet secretary to President TrumpDonald John TrumpNew Biden campaign ad jabs at Trump's reported 0 income tax payments Ocasio-Cortez: Trump contributed less in taxes 'than waitresses and undocumented immigrants' Third judge orders Postal Service to halt delivery cuts MORE, will work on the account.

Schulte Hospitality Group, based in Kentucky, hired Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP to work on issues related to the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act. Hunter Bates, former chief of staff to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnellAddison (Mitch) Mitchell McConnellGOP senators confident Trump pick to be confirmed by November Trump's Teflon problem: Nothing sticks, including the 'wins' Senate Republican says lawmakers can't 'boil down' what a Court nominee would do in one case like Roe v. Wade MORE (R-Ky.), and Brendan Dunn, former legislative assistance to ex-Sen. Orrin HatchOrrin Grant HatchBottom line Bottom line Senate GOP divided over whether they'd fill Supreme Court vacancy  MORE (R-Utah), will work on the account.

Mobility Capital Finance Inc. also hired Akin Gump to work on issues related to the COVID-19 stimulus payments. Virgil Miller, former chief of staff to Rep. Cedric RichmondCedric Levon RichmondHillicon Valley: Productivity, fatigue, cybersecurity emerge as top concerns amid pandemic | Facebook critics launch alternative oversight board | Google to temporarily bar election ads after polls close Underwood takes over as chair of House cybersecurity panel Rep. Bill Pascrell named chair of House oversight panel MORE (D-La.), and Ed Pagano, former chief of staff to Sen. Patrick LeahyPatrick Joseph LeahyBipartisan representatives demand answers on expired surveillance programs Democrats shoot down talk of expanding Supreme Court Battle over timing complicates Democratic shutdown strategy MORE (D-Vt.) who later was an adviser to ex-Sen. Tom HarkinThomas (Tom) Richard HarkinThe Memo: Trump attacks on Harris risk backfiring Ernst challenges Greenfield to six debates in Iowa Senate race Biden unveils disability rights plan: 'Your voices must be heard' MORE (D-Iowa), will work on the account.

Insurance Auto Auctions Inc. hired Cozen O’Connor Public Strategies to work on a pandemic response and stimulus programs. Patrick Martin, former legislative correspondent to ex-Sen. Evan Bayh (D-Ind.), and Howard Schweitzer, former general counsel of the Export-Import Bank under former President George W. Bush, will work on the account.

The Arden Group, which manages and invests in real estate, also hired Cozen O’Connor Public Strategies to work on a pandemic response. Schwitzer will also work on the account.

Aimbridge Hospitality, a third-party hotel management company based in Texas, hired Covington & Burling LLP to work on implementation of the CARES Act. Brendan Parets, former chief counsel to Sen. Martha McSallyMartha Elizabeth McSallySenate GOP set to vote on Trump's Supreme Court pick before election Netflix distances from author's comments about Muslim Uyghurs but defends project On The Trail: Making sense of this week's polling tsunami MORE (R-Ariz.), and Layth Elhassani, former special assistant in the White House Office of Legislative Affairs under former President Obama, will work on the account.