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DEFENSE

​Northrop Grumman Systems Corp. hired 535 Group LLC to lobby on the annual defense spending package and other appropriations bills. Former Rep. Bud Cramer (D-Ala.) will work on the account.


TECHNOLOGY

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​Google Client Services LLC hired Marshall & Popp LLC to lobby on issues related to the internet, technology and communications. Hazen Marshall, former policy director for Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnellAddison (Mitch) Mitchell McConnellTrump seeking challenger to McConnell as Senate GOP leader: report Budget chairman: Debt ceiling fight 'a ridiculous position to be in' Buckle up for more Trump, courtesy of the Democratic Party MORE (R-Ky.), will work on the account.


ENERGY

The National Association of Convenience Stores hired Maloney Government Relations LLC to lobby on issues related to electric vehicles and charging stations. Bob Maloney, former Democratic professional staffer for the House Appropriations Committee, will work on the account.

Clean Air Task Force Action hired Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer LLP to lobby for the deployment of hydrogen transportation fuel. David Skillman, former deputy chief of staff to Rep. Earl BlumenauerEarl BlumenauerPhotos of the Week: Renewable energy, gymnast testimonies and a Met Gala dress Bottom line American workers need us to get this pandemic under control around the world MORE (D-Ore.), will work on the account.

The American Chemistry Council hired Invariant LLC to educate policymakers on efforts to reduce waste. Amy ​Swonger, former assistant for legislative affairs for former President TrumpDonald TrumpCapitol fencing starts coming down after 'Justice for J6' rally Netanyahu suggests Biden fell asleep in meeting with Israeli PM Aides try to keep Biden away from unscripted events or long interviews, book claims MORE, will work on the account.


TAXES

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​Economic Security Project Action hired Federal Hall Policy Advisors LLC to push for making the child tax credit expansion permanent. Karolina Arias, former policy adviser to Sen. Chris Van HollenChristopher (Chris) Van HollenBottom line Spendthrift Democrats ignore looming bankruptcy of Social Security and Medicare Progressive pollster: 65 percent of likely voters would back polluters tax MORE (D-Md.), will work on the account.


IMMIGRATION

The ​National Restaurant Association hired Capitol Legislative Strategies LLC to lobby for a temporary worker visa program for the restaurant and hospitality industry. Charles ​Mellody, former Democratic aide for the House Ways and Means Committee, will work on the account.