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Mon., Jul. 27, 2015
Blog: Americans Back Iran Nuke Pact
By Kevin McCauley
 
Americans United for ChangeAmericans back President Obama's Iranian nuclear deal by a solid 54 to 38 percent margin, according to a poll released today by the left-leaning Americans United for Change operation.
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Mon., Jul. 27, 2015
Judge Rules "Invisible" Jewish Eruv Markers are Not Signs
By Jack O'Dwyer
 
Joseph FarnetiNew York Supreme Court Justice Joseph Farneti ruled that proposed Jewish markers would be “invisible” on Southampton utility poles and ordered SH to allow them. Eruvim, once established, are commonly displayed on Synagogue websites.
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Thu., Jul. 23, 2015
Anthony Weiner Joins MWW
By Greg Hazley
 
anthony weinerAnthony Weiner, the former Democratic Congressman from New York who resigned after an online sexting scandal in 2011, has joined MWW as a member of its board of advisers.
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Wed., Jul. 22, 2015
Finzel Teams With 38 North
By Kevin McCauley
 

Ben Finzel, president of RenewPR, will also serve as strategic communications practice lead at 38 North Solutions, public policy/business strategy shop.

 
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Thu., Jul. 16, 2015
NYC Eruv Leader Rabbi Kermaier Departs for Israel
By Jack O'Dwyer
 

KermaierRabbi Yaakov Kermaier, spiritual leader of the Fifth Avenue Synagogue since 2003 and chairman of the Manhattan Eruv Committee, has permanently moved to Israel with his wife Elana, an attorney, and their four children.

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Wed., Jul. 15, 2015
NRA Pro Aims for Levick
By Kevin McCauley
 
stephen aaronStephen Aaron, an eight-year veteran of the National Rifle Assn., has joined the Levick PR shop.
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Wed., Jul. 15, 2015
Planned Parenthood Mounts PR Defense in Undercover Video Crisis
By Greg Hazley
 
planned parenthoodPlanned Parenthood is mounting a PR defense as it reels from a controversial undercover video that its critics say shows the healthcare organization sells the organs and tissues of aborted fetuses.
Category: Public Affairs
Tue., Jul. 14, 2015
Dalton Speaks for HRC
By Kevin McCauley
 

olivia daltonOlivia Alair Dalton, who was senior VP for SKDKnickerbocker and spokesperson for First Lady Michelle Obama, has joined the Human Rights Campaign as senior VP-communications & marketing.

 
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Tue., Jul. 14, 2015
Video Shows Political Clout of NYC Eruv Supporters
By Jack O'Dwyer
 

rabbisThe New York City Parks Dept. opposed creation of a West Side eruv in the late 1980s but “the mayor’s office [Koch] came down hard” on the dept. and the eruv went up, said Rabbi Saul Berman in a 2013 discussion that was videotaped.

 
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Mon., Jul. 13, 2015
Glover Park Works to Boost US-Indonesia Ties
By Kevin McCauley
 

indonesiaGlover Park Group is working to improve political, economic and social ties between the US and Indonesia, the world's fourth most-populated nation. 

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Mon., Jul. 13, 2015
Obama Economic Advisor to Head APCO PA
By Greg Hazley
 
gadi dechterGadi Dechter, a former journalist and senior advisor for the National Security Council and National Economic  Council of the Obama administration, has moved to APCO Worldwide to heads its public affairs operation in Washington.
Category: Public Affairs
Mon., Jul. 13, 2015
Vice Presidential Aide to Albright Stonebridge
By Greg Hazley
 
Julie Mason, a seasoned corporate and political PR hand, has moved to Albright Stonebridge Group in Washington as a VP.
Category: Public Affairs
Wed., Jul. 8, 2015
WSJ Fesses Up Over Gingrich's Attack Op-ed
By Kevin McCauley
 
gingrichWall Street Journal provides Newt Gingrich valuable op-ed real estate to further client's interest without identifying his financial interest.
Category: Public Affairs
Wed., Jul. 8, 2015
Barack Obama: Jimmy Carter with Better Speechwriters
By Joe Honick
 
joe honickWith the klutziness of the Iranian negotiations and other Middle East misfires,  President Obams is the reprise of Jimmy Carter with a much better speechwriters.
Category: Public Affairs
Wed., Jul. 8, 2015
Report: Clinton Campaign Mulls Hispanic PR Firm Hire
By Greg Hazley
 
hillary clintonHillary Clinton's presidential campaign has discussed hiring a national PR firm to develop an Hispanic media strategy, according to a Buzzfeed report.
Category: Public Affairs
Tue., Jul. 7, 2015
Westhampton Kills Trustee Benefits; Hears Eruv $$ Threat
By Jack O'Dwyer
 

whbThe new board of Westhampton Beach, meeting for the first time last night, ended medical/dental benefits for trustees. It also heard 10-minutes by Jack O’Dwyer on the multi-million dollar threat posed by backers of an eruv Jewish religious boundary in WHB.

Category: Public Affairs
Thu., Jul. 2, 2015
'Quadrennial Political Embarrassment' is Coming Around Once Again
By Joe Honick
 
The Presidential campaign or 'quadrennial political embarrassment' will soon swing into high gear, offering much entertainment but little enlightenment.
Category: Public Affairs
Tue., Jun. 30, 2015
Energy Pro Yeganian Trades Capstrat for GSG
By Greg Hazley
 
dana yeganianDana Yeganian, executive VP for Ketchum's Capstrat unit and head of its Duke Energy business, has moved to Global Strategy Group in New York as a senior VP.
Category: Public Affairs
Tue., Jun. 30, 2015
FitzGibbon/Blackbird Handled Confederate Flag Removal
By Kevin McCauley
 
confed falgFitzGibbon Media and Blackbird orchestrated PR for the removal by activists of the Confederate Battle Flag from the South Carolina Statehouse on the morning of funerals held for victims of the AME Church massacre in Charleston.
Category: Public Affairs
Mon., Jun. 29, 2015
Who Will Be the First to Drop out of GOP Race?
By Kevin McCauley
 
gopWho will be the first to drop out of the 16-horse GOP race? That competition is far more exciting than the long-drawn out primary process.
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