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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 BassNew signs of progress emerge on police reform White House to give Congress space on police reform Black Caucus: Guilty verdict a 'catalyst' for police reform 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 TrumpUS gives examples of possible sanctions relief to Iran GOP lawmaker demands review over FBI saying baseball shooting was 'suicide by cop' House passes bill aimed at stopping future Trump travel ban MORE and before that was an aide to ex-Speakers Paul RyanPaul Davis RyanOn The Money: Senate confirms Gensler to lead SEC | Senate GOP to face off over earmarks next week | Top Republican on House tax panel to retire Trump faces test of power with early endorsements Lobbying world MORE (R-Wis.) and John BoehnerJohn Andrew BoehnerCantor: 'Level of craziness' in Washington has increased 'on both sides' Cheney on Trump going to GOP retreat in Florida: 'I haven't invited him' Republicans race for distance from 'America First Caucus' 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 KlobucharTech companies duke it out at Senate hearing Big Tech set to defend app stores in antitrust hearing Jimmy Carter remembers Mondale as 'best vice president in our country's history' 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 PerdueWarnock raises nearly M since January victory Georgia's top election official looks to shake political drama Lobbying world MORE (R-Ga.) for four years. Before that, he was legislative correspondent to ex-Rep. Greg WaldenGregory (Greg) Paul WaldenLobbying world Give Republicans the climate credit they deserve Fox hires former GOP lawmaker Greg Walden as political consultant 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 CoonsBipartisan group of senators holds immigration talks amid border surge White House readies another massive spending proposal How to save the Amazon rainforest 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 DelaneyLobbying world Coronavirus Report: The Hill's Steve Clemons interviews Rep. Rodney Davis Eurasia Group founder Ian Bremmer says Trump right on China but wrong on WHO; CDC issues new guidance for large gatherings MORE’s (D-Md.) 2020 presidential campaign and is the founder of the John LewisJohn LewisProgressives put Democrats on defense Democrats face mounting hurdles to agenda Democrats see opportunity as states push new voting rules MORE Bridge Project.