By Megan R. Wilson - 04/25/14 03:48 PM EDT
Apple has hired a senior aide to Senate Finance Committee Chairman Ron WydenRon WydenWhy you should care about National Whistleblower AppreciatIon Day Dems push to require presidential nominees to release tax returns Legislators privacy fight coincides with FCC complaint MORE (D-Ore.) as the newest addition to its lobbying team.
Kristin Smith started at the tech giant this month, according to her LinkedIn profile and records kept by Legistorm, a congressional research website.
Wyden took over as the panel’s chairman when Baucus resigned in February.
Apple did not return requests for comment.