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Former Rep. Martha RobyMartha Dubina RobyLobbying world House Republicans who didn't sign onto the Texas lawsuit The year of the Republican woman MORE (R-Ala.) joined Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP as a senior adviser in the governmental affairs and economic development practice groups. Roby served in Congress from 2011 to 2021.

Squire Patton Boggs hired Caren Street, chief of staff to Rep. Karen BassKaren Ruth BassScott: 'There is hope' for police reform bill Biden: Republicans who say Democrats want to defund the police are lying Omar leads lawmakers in calling for US envoy to combat Islamophobia MORE (D-Calif.), who will join the firm as principal in May. The firm also hired Rodney Emery, who was named a principal after being senior vice president at Mercury for nearly three years. Before that he was a lobbyist at Madison Group. Thomas Andrews also joined as a principal. He previously was the White House special assistant for legislative affairs under former President TrumpDonald TrumpMeghan McCain: Democrats 'should give a little credit' to Trump for COVID-19 vaccine Trump testing czar warns lockdowns may be on table if people don't get vaccinated Overnight Health Care: CDC details Massachusetts outbreak that sparked mask update | White House says national vaccine mandate 'not under consideration at this time' MORE and before that was an aide to ex-Speakers Paul RyanPaul Davis RyanRealClearPolitics reporter says Freedom Caucus shows how much GOP changed under Trump Juan Williams: Biden's child tax credit is a game-changer Trump clash ahead: Ron DeSantis positions himself as GOP's future in a direct-mail piece MORE (R-Wis.) and John BoehnerJohn Andrew BoehnerGOP up in arms over Cheney, Kinzinger Freedom Caucus presses McCarthy to force vote to oust Pelosi Stripping opportunity from DC's children MORE (R-Ohio).

Mayer Brown LLP hired Jonathan Becker as a partner in the firm's public policy, regulatory and political law practice. Becker previously worked at Greenberg Traurig LLP for three years and before that worked at Invariant, Delta Air Lines and as chief of staff to Sen. Amy KlobucharAmy KlobucharHillicon Valley: Democrats urge tech CEOs to combat Spanish disinformation | Amazon fined 6M by EU regulators Democrats urge tech CEOs to combat Spanish disinformation Bill would honor Ginsburg, O'Connor with statues at Capitol MORE (D-Minn.).


The American Association of Airport Executives announced that Andrew Pantino has joined the advocacy team as director of government affairs. Pantino was previously policy adviser to ex-Sen. David PerdueDavid PerdueLoeffler meets with McConnell amid speculation of another Senate run Georgia agriculture commissioner launches Senate campaign against Warnock Georgia Republican secretary of state hits Loeffler as 'weak,' 'fake Trumper' MORE (R-Ga.) for four years. Before that, he was legislative correspondent to ex-Rep. Greg WaldenGregory (Greg) Paul WaldenEx-Sen. Cory Gardner joins lobbying firm Ex-Rep. John Shimkus joins lobbying firm Lobbying world MORE (R-Ore.).

Wrede Smith was named an antitrust partner at McGuireWoods LLP. He previously was a senior associate at Arnold & Porter Kay Scholer for more than five years and before that was  a trial attorney in the antitrust division of the Justice Department during the Obama administration.

Save the Children announced that Christy Gleason, policy adviser to Sen. Chris CoonsChris Andrew CoonsBottom line Kavanaugh conspiracy? Demands to reopen investigation ignore both facts and the law Key Biden ally OK with dropping transit from infrastructure package MORE (D-Del.), will become executive director of Save the Children Action Network, effective Monday. She will also be vice president of policy, advocacy and campaigns for Save the Children.

Michael Starr Hopkins was named a senior vice president at Firehouse Strategies. He previously was national press secretary for former Rep. John DelaneyJohn DelaneyDirect air capture is a crucial bipartisan climate policy Lobbying world Coronavirus Report: The Hill's Steve Clemons interviews Rep. Rodney Davis MORE’s (D-Md.) 2020 presidential campaign and is the founder of the John LewisJohn LewisHouse ethics panel decides against probe after Hank Johnson civil disobedience Constitutional rights are the exception Clintons, Stacey Abrams meeting Texas Democrats MORE Bridge Project.