Monday Mar 10
Shockey Scofield Solutions has signed up with Academi, the latest iteration of the private security company Blackwater, to lobby on "issues related to international and domestic security training and services," according to lobbying disclosure records.
50-tonne jade boulder found in Myanmar
The 50-tonne block was found half buried in soil and rock in the gem-rich north of the country.
General Motors has signed up a well-connected Republican-leaning lobby firm. Shockey Scofield Solutions is lobbying for the auto giant on "auto industry Issues, including sharing information about GM facilities and progress on GM restructuring, and responding to congressional inquiries concerning GM restructuring," according to lobbying disclosure ... (more)
Congress can defend freedoms abroad
I testified before the Congressional Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission 's hearing on the Defending Freedoms Project on January 16. The TLHRC, co-chaired by Reps.
Amarin Pharma Inc. has contracted with Covington & Burling to lobby on "PDUFA: FDA special protocol assessment agreement process," according to lobbying disclosure records.