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Bernie Becker - 12/18/14 06:01 AM EST
President Obama’s decision to craft a more open relationship with Cuba comes as a victory for business interests and humanitarian advocates alike, both of which have long tried to poke holes in a 50-year-old embargo.   Both types of groups...
Mike Lillis - 12/18/14 06:00 AM EST
brightcove.createExperiences(); President Obama has picked a new fight with Congress over the nation's Cuba policy, enraging newly empowered Republicans already accusing the...
Megan R. Wilson - 12/17/14 01:47 PM EST
Retiring Rep. Jim Gerlach (R-Pa.) is joining Venable as a partner, the firm announced Wednesday.Venable touted his experience in taxes and healthcare, noting his service on the House Ways and Means Committee and the panel’s subcommittees on Health...
Ben Streeter - 12/16/14 07:44 PM EST
• Gerry Petrella is leaving SKDKnickerbocker for the Democratic Policy and Communications Committee, where he will serve as the policy director. Petrella has previously worked as the director of economic development and legislative adviser to Sen....
Lydia Wheeler - 12/18/14 06:00 AM EST
The scope of President Obama’s move to relax Cuban travel and business restrictions hinges largely on the strength of regulations required under the action, according to advocates of improved relations with the nation. The policy shift requires the...
Vicki Needham - 12/17/14 03:41 PM EST
U.S. business groups expressed support on Wednesday for the White House's plan to break down decades-long barriers with Cuba.The U.S. Chamber of Commerce was among the groups that said President Obama’s plans to start the process of implementing...
Bernie Becker - 12/17/14 06:00 AM EST
After falling short yet again this year, retail groups pushing online sales tax legislation are going to have to shake up their lobbying approach in the face of a fully GOP-controlled Congress. Advocates for a measure that would give states...
Sarah Ferris - 12/16/14 01:47 PM EST
The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) will dole out about $700 million in grants to help states work toward the administration's goals under ObamaCare.Twenty-four states will receive the grants, which are meant to spur local governments...

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The Hill staff - 12/10/14 08:01 PM EST
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Rep. Bobby Rush - 12/08/14 07:56 PM EST
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Rebecca Shabad - 12/08/14 06:19 PM EST
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Lydia Wheeler - 12/05/14 02:55 PM EST
Bernie Becker - 12/04/14 01:22 PM EST
Lydia Wheeler - 12/04/14 06:00 AM EST
The Hill staff - 12/03/14 07:59 PM EST
Justin Sink - 12/03/14 01:56 PM EST
Peter Schroeder - 12/03/14 06:00 AM EST
The Hill Staff - 12/02/14 08:17 PM EST
Mike Lillis and Bernie Becker - 12/02/14 01:44 PM EST
Lydia Wheeler - 12/02/14 01:15 PM EST
Megan R. Wilson - 12/02/14 06:00 AM EST
The Hill Staff - 12/01/14 07:32 PM EST
Peter Schroeder - 11/30/14 02:31 PM EST
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Megan R. Wilson - 11/24/14 09:26 AM EST
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Vicki Needham - 11/21/14 12:01 AM EST
Peter Sullivan - 11/20/14 10:13 AM EST
Bernie Becker - 11/20/14 08:01 AM EST
Megan R. Wilson - 11/20/14 06:00 AM EST
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