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AUTOMOTIVE

General Motors Co. hired Missy Edwards Strategies LLC and Fierce Government Relations to work on issues such as electric vehicles, self-driving vehicles, trade, safety, infrastructure, cyber privacy, sustainability, financial services and telecommunications. Missy Edwards, former legislative assistant to ex-Sen. Thad CochranWilliam (Thad) Thad CochranBottom line Bottom line Alabama zeroes in on Richard Shelby's future MORE (R-Miss.), will work on one of the accounts, while Aleix Jarvis, former legislative director to Sen. Lindsey GrahamLindsey Olin GrahamThe Hill's Morning Report - Presented by Facebook - White House, Dems play blame game over evictions GOP skepticism looms over bipartisan spending deal Graham's COVID-19 'breakthrough' case jolts Senate MORE (R-S.C.), and Kirk Blalock, who was White House deputy director of public liaison under former President George W. Bush, will work on the other.

Hyundai Motor Co. hired K&L Gates LLP to work on issues related to legislative and executive actions affecting the automotive industry. Former Rep. Barton Gordon (D-Tenn.) and Stacy Ettinger, former senior legal and policy adviser to Senate Democratic Leader Charles SchumerChuck SchumerPoll: Majority of voters say more police are needed amid rise in crime America's middle class is getting hooked on government cash — and Democrats aren't done yet The Hill's Morning Report - Presented by Facebook - Senate finalizes .2 trillion bipartisan infrastructure bill MORE (N.Y.), will work on the account.

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TELECOMMUNICATIONS

T-Mobile US Inc. hired Holland & Knight LLP to work on tax and telecommunications issues. Todd Wooten, former professional staff to Democrats on the Senate Finance Committee, will work on the account. 


AEROSPACE

Airbus Americas Inc. hired Peck Madigan Jones to work on trade issues between the European Union and United States, as well as aerospace environmental issues and defense appropriations. Tim Molino, former counsel for Democrats on the Senate Judiciary Committee, and Sean Richardson, former chief of staff to Sen. Amy KlobucharAmy KlobucharManchin 'can't imagine' supporting change to filibuster for voting rights Hillicon Valley: Democrats urge tech CEOs to combat Spanish disinformation | Amazon fined 6M by EU regulators Democrats urge tech CEOs to combat Spanish disinformation MORE (D-Minn.), will work on the account.

Airbus Americas also hired Invariant Government Relations to educate members of Congress on Airbus’s presence in the United States. Noah Kowalski, former legislative correspondence manager to Sen. Kirsten GillibrandKirsten GillibrandTreat broadband as infrastructure and we have a chance to get it right House panel looks to help military sexual assault survivors To make energy green, remove red tape MORE (D-N.Y.), will work on the account.


AGRICULTURE

The U.S. Beet Sugar Association hired Forbes Tate Partners to work on issues related to the farm bill, climate, trade and agriculture. Ryan McConaghy, former assistant secretary for Senate Democratic Leader Charles Schumer (N.Y.), and Jeff Forbes, former staff director for Democrats on the Senate Finance Committee, will work on the account.