Lobbying world

Lobbying world
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 Fulcrum Public Affairs added Margaret Franklin as vice president and Miya Patel as director. Franklin was the legislative director to Rep. Al LawsonAlfred (Al) James LawsonLobbying world Florida Rep. Charlie Crist endorses Biden Warren introduces bill targeted at food insecurity on college campuses MORE (D-Fla.) and before that worked for Rep. Alma AdamsAlma Shealey AdamsLawmakers paint different pictures of Trump's 'opportunity zone' program On The Money: Bloomberg reignites Democratic fight over financial crisis | Stocks close at record highs as Fed sees steady rates | IRS to boost visits to high-income earners who haven't filed returns The Hill's Morning Report - In Nevada, bets on Sanders, eyes on Bloomberg MORE (D-N.C.) and Sen. Kirsten GillibrandKirsten GillibrandNow is the time for a US data protection agency The Hill's Campaign Report: Warren up, Bloomberg down after brutal debate Ginsburg, accepting lifetime achievement award, urges working fathers to take an active role in kids' lives MORE (D-N.Y.). Patel was counsel to Rep. Joseph Neguse (D-Colo.) and previously was counsel to ex-Rep. John DelaneyJohn Kevin DelaneyLobbying world The Hill's Campaign Report: Four-way sprint to Iowa finish line John Delaney drops out of presidential race, Krystal and Saagar react MORE (D-Md.) and a senior analyst at Goldman Sachs.

 

The American Gaming Association added RaShawn Mitchell as senior director of government relations. He was previously deputy chief of staff and legislative director for Rep. Joe CunninghamJoseph CunninghamM ad buy praises swing-district Democrats' environmental work Worries grow as moderates split Democratic vote The Hill's Morning Report - Sanders surge triggers Dem angst MORE (D-S.C.). Before that he served in the Obama administration at NASA headquarters and at the Office of Management and Budget. 

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The McManus Group added Alanna Temme as executive vice president. She most recently was executive director of Celgene Corporation and before that was a legislative assistant to former Speaker John BoehnerJohn Andrew BoehnerCoronavirus poses risks for Trump in 2020 Lobbying world Pelosi-Trump relationship takes turn for the terrible MORE (R-Ohio).

 

Nashville-based lobbying firm McMahan Winstead & Richardson announced the opening of a new branch in Washington, D.C. The firm’s senior principal, David McMahan, will share duties in Washington, along with two other partners. He previously was a Senate page and an aide to ex-Sen. Howard Baker (R-Tenn.).

 

Steptoe & Johnson LLP added Joe Corrigan and Mike Williams as managing director and senior government affairs adviser, respectively. Corrigan previously was the Army’s key point person on Capitol Hill for base realignment and closure, military construction, land conveyances and Army leasing programs. Williams previously worked in the Virginia House of Delegates.

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Alston & Bird added Jason Levine as a partner and Shawna Tunnell as a tax partner. Levine joins from Vinson & Elkins LLP, where he was a partner, and Tunnel joins from Hogan Lovells, where she was also a partner.

 

Heather Nauert, former spokeswoman for the State Department and onetime Fox News Channel anchor, has joined BGR Group’s advisory board.

 

Kimberly Breier, former assistant secretary of State for Western Hemisphere affairs, joined Covington as a senior adviser.