The Vogel Group has agreed to provide government affairs and media consulting services to Libya’s parliament, which is based in the eastern city of Tobruk and backs general Khalifah Haftar

It has a $1.1M one-year contract that went into effect Oct. 1.

Vogel Group will conduct outreach to the White House, State Dept., Treasury Dept., US Agency for International Development, think tanks, and public policy groups on behalf of the Libyans.

It also will reach out to print, broadcast, and digital media outlets and support press conferences.

Alex Vogel, who was counsel to former Republican Majority Leader Bill Frist; and general counsel to the National Republican Senatorial Committee, oversees the work.

He is assisted by Samir Kapadia, head of Vogel Group’s trade practice and former aide to Virginia Democratic Senator Mark Warner and Republican Congressman Frank Wolf.