Business & Lobbying Archive

Tim Devaney - 07/26/14 12:33 PM EDT
Business groups are sounding the alarm over decisions from the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) that they say would make it easier for small groups of people to create “micro-unions” in the workplace.The NLRB first recognized the so-called...
Ben Goad - 07/25/14 12:10 PM EDT
The financial sector has shelled out more than $800 million to influence Washington via lobbying and campaign spending in the current election cycle, according to a new report from Americans for Financial Reform. That works out to roughly $1.5...
Megan R. Wilson - 07/24/14 06:00 AM EDT
The lines of power in Washington’s lobbying industry are being redrawn.While upheaval is nothing new for K Street, change has come at a dizzying pace in recent months, with each day bringing announcements of firms snatching up offices, combining...
The Hill Staff - 07/22/14 07:52 PM EDT
•The House Energy and Commerce Committee has hired Melissa Froelich, a former lobbyist at the National Retail Federation, as a Republican counsel. The group has lobbied on several issues, including swipe fees, corporate taxes and repealing parts of...
Megan R. Wilson - 07/25/14 05:16 PM EDT
The Office of Congressional Ethics has for the first time accused an entity of lobbying Congress illegally.The complaint has been referred to the Justice Department, which enforces the Lobbying Disclosure Act, but few other details are available.The...
Megan R. Wilson - 07/24/14 11:03 AM EDT
Former Sens. Kent Conrad (D-N.D.) and Judd Gregg (R-N.H.) have joined Edelman as strategic advisors, the firm announced on Thursday.Conrad and Gregg will provide public policy and communications advice at the PR firm, which ranks as the largest in...
Ben Goad - 07/23/14 07:52 AM EDT
Scott O’Malia, a member of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission who announced his departure from the agency this week, will serve as chief executive and director of the International Swaps and Derivatives Association, the group said Wednesday. O...
Julian Hattem - 07/22/14 12:23 PM EDT
Former Rep. Howard Berman (D-Calif.) is lobbying for Hollywood’s top trade group.The Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) signed a retainer on June 30 with Berman, who is now a lobbyist with the K Street firm Covington & Burling. The...

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Megan R. Wilson - 07/21/14 09:30 PM EDT
Bernie Becker - 07/21/14 08:43 PM EDT
The Hill Staff - 07/21/14 06:38 PM EDT
Ferdous Al-Faruque - 07/21/14 06:27 PM EDT
Bernie Becker - 07/21/14 05:04 PM EDT
Kevin Cirilli - 07/19/14 12:09 PM EDT
Megan R. Wilson - 07/19/14 06:55 AM EDT
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Megan R. Wilson and Tim Devaney - 07/17/14 06:00 AM EDT
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Megan Ruyle - 07/15/14 07:13 PM EDT
Martin Matishak - 07/15/14 06:00 AM EDT
The Hill Staff - 07/14/14 08:28 PM EDT
Ben Goad - 07/14/14 04:09 PM EDT
Megan R. Wilson - 07/10/14 10:47 PM EDT
The Hill Staff - 07/09/14 07:28 PM EDT
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Julian Hattem - 07/09/14 12:34 PM EDT
The Hill Staff - 07/08/14 08:12 PM EDT
Megan R. Wilson - 07/08/14 06:22 PM EDT
Keith Laing - 07/08/14 06:36 AM EDT
Martin Matishak - 07/08/14 06:00 AM EDT
Kevin Cirilli and Vicki Needham - 07/08/14 06:00 AM EDT
The Hill Staff - 07/07/14 08:42 PM EDT
Megan R. Wilson - 07/07/14 11:32 AM EDT
Mike Lillis - 07/06/14 05:09 PM EDT
Julian Hattem - 07/05/14 05:41 PM EDT
Megan R. Wilson - 07/05/14 11:17 AM EDT
Ferdous Al-Faruque - 07/02/14 11:32 AM EDT
Bernie Becker - 07/02/14 06:07 AM EDT
The Hill staff - 07/01/14 12:21 PM EDT
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The Hill Staff - 06/25/14 08:06 PM EDT
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