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White House Advisor Brosius Joins ScoutComms

Wed, Feb. 1, 2017

By Editorial Staff

Rory BrosiusRory Brosius, former deputy director of the White House’s Joining Forces Initiative and policy advisor to First Lady Michelle Obama, will serve as VP, managing veteran and military family-serving clients.

Million Women March Makes Its Point

Mon, Jan. 23, 2017

By Jack O'Dwyer

Million Women MarchThe Million Women March Jan. 21 (actually several million across the nation) made its point and signals increased use of public demonstrations to get attention. (2 reader comments)

Mercury Plants Flag in Buffalo

Thu, Jan. 19, 2017

By Editorial Staff

Andrea BozekAndrea Bozek, communications director for the Republican Senatorial Committee through the 2016 cycle, has moved to Mercury as a senior VP to lead its push into Buffalo, N.Y.

Lt Gov Joins Brunswick

Wed, Jan. 4, 2017

By Jon Gingerich

Tim Griffin Arkansas lieutenant governor Tim Griffin has joined corporate advisory giant Brunswick Group as a senior counselor.

Putin’s PR Move

Fri, Dec. 30, 2016

By Editorial Staff

Vladimir PutinRussian President Vladimir Putin won’t expel any US diplomats in response to President Obama’s order that 35 Russian diplomats and their families must leave the US by New Year’s Eve. (3 reader comments)

Former White House Correspondent Richard Keil to H+K

Fri, Dec. 16, 2016

By Editorial Staff

Richard KeilHill+Knowlton deepens its bench of political and public affairs counselors with the addition of Richard Keil, 20-year White House correspondent for The Associated Press and Bloomberg News.

Westhampton Library Board Blocks New Blood

Fri, Dec. 16, 2016

By Jack O'Dwyer

Free the Westhampton LibraryThe self-appointed Westhampton, N.Y., library board on Dec. 14 rejected attempts by citizens to join the board, prompting a strong protest that was posted on the website of the citizens.

Koch Network Launches PR Firm

Thu, Dec. 8, 2016

By Jon Gingerich

Freedom PartnersThe advocacy network backed by billionaire industrialist brothers Charles and David Koch has added a PR firm to its roster.

NY Post Sees Traffic Problem But Has No Solutions

Fri, Dec. 2, 2016

By Jack O'Dwyer

New York Post - Apple JamToday’s New York Post screams “Apple Jam” on page one and says New Yorkers are “driven nuts” by traffic but does not offer solutions such as a $500 fee and $1 per gallon gas tax for private cars.

H+K Hires GOP Strategist Reed

Wed, Nov. 30, 2016

By Jon Gingerich

Scott ReedHill+Knowlton Strategies has named veteran GOP political strategist Scott Reed a senior advisor.

Clean-Energy is ‘Inevitable’ Says EPA Admin

Wed, Nov. 23, 2016

By Editorial Staff

Gina McCarthyIn a speech Nov. 21 at the National Press Club in Wash., D.C., outgoing EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy said, “the train to a global, clean-energy future has already left the station.”

Media, Pollsters Helped Cost Clinton the Presidency

Mon, Nov. 14, 2016

By Jack O'Dwyer

Donald TrumpFerocious, unfair media attacks on Donald Trump coupled with wrongful estimates of Hillary Clinton’s appeal to voters undermined her quest to be the first woman president. Many women thought there was no need to vote! (4 reader comments)

Lifelock, Post-FTC Settlement, Opens in DC

Wed, Nov. 2, 2016

By Editorial Staff

Kimberly AllmanKimberly Allman, who directed government affairs in the Obama administration for the Corporation for National and Community Service, has opened a Washington, D.C., outpost for identity theft protection provider LifeLock.