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TECHNOLOGY

Comcast Corp. hired Wiley Rein LLP to work on telecommunications issues. Scott Weaver, former chief of staff to ex-Rep. Katherine Harris (R-Fla.), and Hap Rigby, former professional staff member for Republicans on the Senate Commerce Committee, will work on the account.

Salesforce.com Inc., a cloud-based software company, hired Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck LLP to work on issues related to IT modernization throughout the federal government. Former Rep. Ed RoyceEdward (Ed) Randall RoyceBottom line Bottom line California was key factor in House GOP's 2020 success MORE (R-Calif.) will work on the account.

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Farmers Business Network, a business technology and services company, hired Monument Advocacy to work on agriculture, technology and climate issues. John Mulligan, former chief of staff to Rep. Adam SmithDavid (Adam) Adam SmithHouse passes sweeping defense policy bill Stumbling plutonium pit project reveals DOE's uphill climb of nuclear modernization Congress should control its appetite for legacy programs when increasing defense budget MORE (D-Wash.), and T.A. Hawks, former staff director for Republicans on the Senate Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry Committee, will work on the account.


CORONAVIRUS RELIEF

Automobile manufacturer Nissan North America Inc. hired Crossroads Strategies to work on issues related to the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act. Former Sens. Trent Lott (R-Miss.) and John Breaux (D-La.) will work on the account.


EDUCATION

Varsity Tutors LLC, an online education platform, hired Banner Public Affairs to work on education appropriations and funding for online and distance learning programs. Matt Bormet, former legislative assistant to Sen. Ron WydenRonald (Ron) Lee WydenOvernight Energy & Environment — Presented by the League of Conservation Voters — EPA finalizing rule cutting HFCs Panic begins to creep into Democratic talks on Biden agenda Democrats surprised, caught off guard by 'framework' deal MORE (D-Ore.), will work on the account.


SPACE

Relativity Space, an aerospace manufacturer, hired Van Scoyoc Associates to work on commercial, civil and defense space transportation and additive manufacturing issues. Norma Krayem, former deputy chief of staff for the Department of Transportation during the Clinton administration, will work on the account.