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HEALTH CARE

Cigna Corp. hired Tiber Creek Group to work on Medicare Part D and ongoing implementation of payment and regulatory issues for the Medicare Advantage program. Ashli Palmer, former floor operations director for House Majority Whip James Clyburn (D-S.C.), and Jay Heimbach, ex-special assistant to former President Obama for legislative affairs, will work on the account.

Takeda Pharmaceuticals America Inc. hired Tiber Creek Group to work on issues related to drug pricing. Jonathon Jones, former chief of staff to Sen. Tom CarperThomas (Tom) Richard CarperKey Senate Republican praises infrastructure deal Biden's bipartisan deal faces Senate gauntlet Top Democrat: 'A lot of spin' coming from White House on infrastructure MORE (D-Del.), will work on the account.

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Travel nursing agency Aya Healthcare hired Holland & Knight LLP to work on policies pertaining to federal funding. Christopher Armstrong, former chief oversight counsel for Republicans on the Senate Finance Committee, and former Rep. Thomas Davis (R-Va.), will work on the account.


TAX 

Business Valuation Resources LLC hired Holland & Knight to work on proposed reforms to the IRS valuation process, as well as tax compliance. Christopher Armstrong will work on the account.


AVIATION 

The National Air Traffic Controllers Association hired S-3 Group to work on aviation issues such as funding for the Federal Aviation Administration. Matt Bravo, former director of floor operations for House Republican Whip Steve ScaliseStephen (Steve) Joseph ScaliseRepublican who went maskless now says coronavirus 'wants to kill us' Republican governors revolt against CDC mask guidance House to resume mask mandate after new CDC guidance MORE (La.), and Jose Ceballos, former senior adviser to Transportation secretary during the Clinton administration, will work on the account.


COVID-19 RELIEF

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Standard Industries Inc. hired Venable LLP to work on COVID-19 relief, tax provisions, and environmental regulation issues. Michael Bloomquist, former staff director for Republicans on the House Energy and Commerce Committee, will work on the account.


TRADE 

Comdata Inc. hired Sidley Austin LLP to work on provisions of the Federal Trade Commission Act. Former Rep. Peter Roskam Peter James RoskamBottom line Postcards become unlikely tool in effort to oust Trump Bottom line MORE (R-Ill.) and Patricia DeLoatche, former health policy director to ex-Sen. Orrin HatchOrrin Grant HatchCongress, stop holding 'Dreamers' hostage Drug prices are declining amid inflation fears The national action imperative to achieve 30 by 30 MORE (R-Utah), will work on the account.