| April 24, 2012, 1:33 p.m.
Bill Thorne, Walmart’s senior director of community affairs, will join the National Retail Federation in June as its senior vice president of communications and public affairs.
| April 19, 2012, 4:06 p.m.
A trio of tax lobbyists James Gould, Thomas Dwyer and Tucker Shumack have opened a new shop, GDS Strategies.
| April 2, 2012, 5:39 p.m.
TechAmerica has expanded its ranks once again, adding a defense policy expert and two membership-focused positions, even as talk of a technology association merger still swirls.
| March 30, 2012, 3:38 p.m.
Reginald Gilliam Jr., who was most recently senior vice president of government affairs for Sodexo, died March 28 of lymphoma. He was 67.
| March 28, 2012, 1:24 p.m.
The recently rebranded shop Ervin|Hill Strategy has snagged Barclay Resler, who spent 31 years with the Coca-Cola Co.
| March 28, 2012, 12:01 a.m.
Nick Allard, the Democratic co-chairman of Patton Boggs lobbying practice, is leaving K Street for academia. The longtime lobbyist and one-time Hill staffer will be named dean of Brooklyn Law School today.
| March 12, 2012, 4:49 p.m.
The defense lobbying firm Ervin Technical Associates has brought on Dan Hill, formerly the head of Washington operations for AgustaWestland, and changed its name to Ervin|Hill Strategy.
| March 1, 2012, 4:28 p.m.
Airlines for America has landed Shelley Rubino, most recently chief of staff to Rep. John Larson (D-Conn.), who will serve as the group’s vice president of global government affairs. After almost four years on Capitol Hill, she will start her new gig April 2.
| Feb. 29, 2012, 4:44 p.m.
Steve Miller is leaving the band, well, the American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity.
| Feb. 22, 2012, 6:15 p.m.
Former Ambassador Robert Gelbard has joined the public policy and regulation practice at SNR Denton.
| Sept. 9, 2011, 7:24 p.m.
A bill that would block websites selling counterfeit goods, such as discount golf clubs and tax-free cigarettes, is getting an extra push from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.