Google Inc. hired Off Hill Strategies LLC to lobby on issues related to antitrust, privacy and cybersecurity. Tripp Baird, former floor assistant to former Senate Majority Leader Trent Lott (R-Miss.), will work on the account.
The Computer & Communications Industry Association hired King & Spalding LLP to lobby on national security issues arising from tech industry antitrust bills. George Crawford, former chief of staff to Speaker Nancy PelosiNancy PelosiPelosi says House members would not vote on spending bill topline higher than Senate's McConnell privately urged GOP senators to oppose debt ceiling hike On The Money — Dems dare GOP to vote for shutdown, default MORE (D-Calif.), will work on the account.
SAP America Inc. hired Tiber Creek Group to lobby on issues related to the software industry. Ashli Palmer, former director of floor operations for House Majority Whip Jim ClyburnJames (Jim) Enos ClyburnThis week: Democrats face mounting headaches Clyburn on spending bill: 'I feel very comfortable that we're gonna get there' This week: Democrats kick off chaotic fall with Biden's agenda at stake MORE (D-S.C.), will work on the account.
Exxon Mobil Corp. hired Hobart Hallaway & Quayle Ventures LLC to lobby on issues related to energy, carbon capture and sequestration. Former Reps. Kevin YoderKevin Wayne YoderBottom line Bottom line Bottom line MORE (R-Kan.) and Ben Quayle (R-Ariz.) will work on the account.
The Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America hired PutalaStrategies to lobby on issues related to the biopharmaceutical industry. Christopher Putala, former professional staffer for then-Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Joe BidenJoe BidenHouse clears bill to provide veterans with cost-of-living adjustment On The Money — Dems dare GOP to vote for shutdown, default To reduce poverty, stop burdening the poor: What Joe Manchin gets wrong about the child tax credit MORE (D-Del.), will work on the account.
Ipsen Biopharmaceuticals Inc. hired Ricchetti Inc. to lobby on issues related to the pharmaceutical industry. Jeff Ricchetti, brother of White House counselor Steve RicchettiSteve RicchettiChanging Joe Biden's mind is no easy task DNC members grow frustrated over increasing White House influence The Hill's Morning Report - Presented by Facebook - McConnell plays 'long game' on government funding, reconciliation MORE, will work on the account.
General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc. hired SB Strategic Consulting Inc. to lobby on procurement of its MQ-9 unmanned aircraft. J. Scott Bensing, former executive director of the National Republican Senatorial Committee, will work on the account.