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Tue., Oct. 21, 2014
Ex-Congressman Does Deloitte
By Kevin McCauley
 
edolphus townsFormer Brooklyn Congressman Edolphus Towns is advising Deloitte Consulting on financial services and employment matters.
Category: Lobbying
Mon., Oct. 20, 2014
Ebola Drug Developer Hires Squire Patton Boggs
By Kevin McCauley
 
hemispherHemispherx Biopharma has hired Squire Patton Boggs as its global government relations firm to pursue African distribution opportunities for its two Ebola drugs.
Category: Lobbying
Thu., Oct. 2, 2014
Ex-Senator D'Amato Covers DC for General Dynamics
By Kevin McCauley
 

Al D'amatoFormer New York Senator Al D'Amato is working the Washington beat for General Dynamics regarding defense authorization and appropriations bills.

Category: Lobbying
Tue., Sep. 30, 2014
SeaWorld Hooks Van Scoyoc
By Kevin McCauley
 

sea worldSeaWorld, which has been battling continued fallout from CNN's "Blackfish" documentary, has hired Van Scoyoc Assocs. to deal with issues related to the display, research and public education issues involving whales.

Category: Lobbying
Mon., Sep. 29, 2014
Ex-Rep. Connie Mack to Levick
By Greg Hazley
 
connie mackFormer Republican Congressman Connie Mack IV has joined Levick in Washington as an executive VP to boost the crisis PR specialist's lobbying operation.
Category: Lobbying
Tue., Sep. 23, 2014
Podesta Works Fitbit
By Kevin McCauley
 
fitbitHeather Podesta + Partners is repping Fitbit as privacy concerns rise about what the health and fitness device company does with the data it collects from users.
Category: Lobbying
Tue., Sep. 23, 2014
B-M Boosts Image of Islamic Group
By Kevin McCauley
 
ennahdaBurson-Marsteller is working to improve the US image of Tunisia's Ennahda Party ahead of the country's parliamentary elections slated for Oct. 26
Category: Lobbying
Thu., Sep. 18, 2014
Qatar Picks Portland for DC PR Push
By Kevin McCauley
 
qatarQatar signed up Portland PR for a communications/political push targeted at Congress and federal agencies to improve ties with the US.
Category: Lobbying
Mon., Sep. 15, 2014
Legendary Lobbyist Boggs Dies at 73
By Kevin McCauley
 
tommy boggsLegendary lobbyist Tommy Boggs, "who sat for years at the epicenter of Washington legal and political circles as the city’s marquee name in lobbying and political fund-raising," according to the Washington Post, died today at 73.
Category: Lobbying
Fri., Sep. 12, 2014
CVS Health Hires Langowski
By Kevin McCauley
 
mary-langowskiCVS Health has named Mary Langowski executive VP for strategy, policy and market development effective Oct. 14.
Category: Lobbying
Wed., Sep. 10, 2014
Glover Park Turns on TV One
By Kevin McCauley
 
tv oneGlover Park Group is handling TV One, a top cable TV network aimed at African-Americans on a range of federal matters.
Category: Lobbying
Wed., Sep. 3, 2014
Ex-US Senators Speak for Putin
By Kevin McCauley
 
Breaux, LottFormer Democratic Senator John Breaux of Louisiana and Republican Trent Lott of Mississippi are trying to torpedo US sanctions against Russian natural gas giant Gazprom to punish Vladimir Putin for his invasion and possible annexation of eastern Ukraine.
Category: Lobbying
Wed., Sep. 3, 2014
Clinton, Obama Aide Gives BGR New Look
By Kevin McCauley
 
maya seidenMaya Seiden, who served in the Obama Administration's State Dept. for five years, and was special assistant for the Energy Dept. and White House Cabinet Secretary under Bill Clinton, is now at Republican-leaning BGR Group.
Category: Lobbying
Fri., Aug. 29, 2014
Shockey Scofield Runs Marathon
By Kevin McCauley
 
marathonShockey Scofield Solutions is running Marathon Oil's DC lobbying push for a broad range of key issues.
Category: Lobbying
Tue., Aug. 5, 2014
Alpine Talks LNG Regs for Shell
By Kevin McCauley
 

Shell OilAlpine Group is representing Shell Oil in its effort to work the regulatory issues surrounding liquid natural gas fueling stations for trucks.

Category: Lobbying
Thu., Jul. 31, 2014
Islamic Relief Reaches for Keller McIntyre
By Kevin McCauley
 

islamic reliefIslamic Relief USA of Alexandria has reached for Keller McIntyre for DC guidance regarding disaster aid, humanitarian crises and foreign assistance in Gaza, Syria.

Category: Lobbying
Fri., Jul. 25, 2014
Carmen Hits Highway for US Chamber
By Kevin McCauley
 
us chamberCarmen Group is working for the US Chamber of Commerce to establish a long-term funding mechanism for the Highway Trust Fund.
Category: Lobbying
Tue., Jul. 22, 2014
Podesta Works Sallie Mae Spin-Off
By Kevin McCauley
 
navientPodesta Group navigates the D.C. political scene for Navient Solutions Inc. as Democrats push to revamp the $1.2T student loan sector.
Category: Lobbying
Mon., Jul. 21, 2014
Ogilvy Throws PR Lifeline to Migrant Group
By Kevin McCauley
 
MOASOgilvy PR is representing the Migrant Offshore Aid Station, which is bankrolled by high-risk insurer Tangiers Group, for immigration, maritime and foreign relations matters.
Category: Lobbying
Thu., Jul. 17, 2014
Ecuador Targets Chevron
By Kevin McCauley
 
ecuadorThe Embassy of Ecuador has hired the firm of former liberal Congressman Bill Delahunt of Massachusetts to improve bilateral ties with it and the U.S. and to keep on top of Chevron's "communications strategies and lobbying efforts" in both federal Washington and think tanks.
Category: Lobbying
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