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Raben Reps AIDS United

Wed, Mar. 22, 2017

By Jon Gingerich

AIDS UnitedThe Raben Group has been hired to lobby on behalf of national policy and advocacy organization AIDS United.

Flynn Clarifies Turkey Lobbying Work

Fri, Mar. 10, 2017

By Jon Gingerich

Michael T. FlynnFlynn Intel Group, the lobbying firm owned by short-lived national security adviser Michael T. Flynn, has disclosed new documents to the Justice Department in an attempt to set the record straight concerning its controversial work for a company with ties to the Turkish government. (1 reader comment)

Fuel Group Lobbies Capitol Hill on RFS program

Fri, Mar. 3, 2017

By Jon Gingerich

AFPMThe American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers has retained government affairs shop Capitol Counsel LLC for representation in Washington on a series of energy and environmental issues.

Knights of Columbus Calls on Lobbying Support

Wed, Mar. 1, 2017

By Jon Gingerich

Knights of ColumbusThe Knights of Columbus has retained government affairs group Van Scoyoc Associates for Washington representation on issues related to religion, taxation and government.

Rail Coalition Hires Holland & Knight

Fri, Feb. 24, 2017

By Jon Gingerich

Coalition for the Northeast CorridorA group of businesses and stakeholders that advocate for infrastructure and investment improvements along the Northeast Corridor railway line has retained Holland & Knight to pitch Congress on passenger rail funding and infrastructure.

Universities Weigh in on Immigration Issues

Thu, Feb. 23, 2017

By Jon Gingerich

Geogetown UniversityGeorgetown University has hired D.C. law firm Covington & Burling for representation on Capitol Hill on matters related to U.S. immigration policy.

American Chemistry Council Calls Baker & Hostetler

Thu, Feb. 16, 2017

By Jon Gingerich

American Chemistry CounciThe American Chemistry Council has retained Baker & Hostetler for representation on issues related to chemicals, energy, homeland security and corporate tax policy.

TransCanada Renews Lobbying Push

Wed, Feb. 15, 2017

By Jon Gingerich

TransCanada TransCanada has tapped lobbying firm CGCN Group for help on Capitol Hill regarding natural gas policies as well as executive branch approval of the Keystone pipeline.

SoundExchange Signs up Lobbying Support

Tue, Feb. 14, 2017

By Jon Gingerich

SoundExchange Digital performance rights organization SoundExchange has retained Farragut Partners to voice its opposition to the “Supporting the Local Radio Freedom Act.”

Planned Parenthood Enlists Epplin for Lobbying Salvo

Wed, Feb. 8, 2017

By Jon Gingerich

Planned Parenthood Planned Parenthood has tapped government relations firm Epplin Strategic Planning for Capitol Hill representation in a bid to protect the organization’s federal funding amid ongoing political attacks.

Lobbyists Pitch Capitol Hill for Chinese Steel

Fri, Jan. 20, 2017

By Jon Gingerich

CCPIT Husch Blackwell has been tapped by China’s national foreign trade and investment promotion agency to educate members of Congress and White House administration officials on trade issues related to stainless steel.

Lobbyist D'Amato Booted from NY-Bound Flight

Tue, Jan. 10, 2017

By Jon Gingerich

Former State Senator of New York was kicked off JetBlue flight just for speaking out.Al D’Amato, the former New York Senator and founder of lobbying powerhouse Park Strategies, was kicked off a JetBlue flight yesterday after sounding off against the plane's crew.

Google Hires Lobbying Help for AI Efforts

Thu, Jan. 5, 2017

By Jon Gingerich

GoogleGoogle has tapped government consulting firm Perry Bayliss Government Relations for Capitol Hill representation on lobbying issues related to artificial intelligence.

Spacecraft Group Launches Lobbying Salvo

Fri, Dec. 16, 2016

By Jon Gingerich

United Launch Alliance Space launch provider United Launch Alliance has hired Shank Public Policy for help with lobbying issues related to aerospace, budget and defense.

Ogilvy Ships Policy Support for FedEx

Fri, Dec. 16, 2016

By Jon Gingerich

FedExFedEx has retained Ogilvy Government Relations for help with federal aviation policy, as well as taxation and trademark issues.

Uber Hails Ulman Public Policy & Federal

Fri, Dec. 16, 2016

By Jon Gingerich

UberUber has tapped Ulman Public Policy & Federal Relations for Capitol Hill representation on labor and transportation issues.

The Sugar Association Signs Lobbying Support

Thu, Dec. 15, 2016

By Jon Gingerich

The Sugar AssociationThe Sugar Association, the U.S. trade association for the sugar industry, has tapped Olsson, Frank, Weeda, Terman & Matz for representation on Capitol Hill.

Ogilvy Secures LifeLock

Tue, Dec. 13, 2016

By Jon Gingerich

LifeLockOgilvy Government Relations has been hired to represent LifeLock, Inc. in Washington on finance and consumer-related issues.