“Papa is someone you want in the trenches with you,” Emanuel, now Chicago’s mayor, said in a statement. “He’s smart, experienced, and his political instincts are razor sharp.”
Harcom and Prosper
Republican strategist Tyler Harber is moving the general consulting and international practice he built at the Proper Group to his new Alexandria,Va.-based firm, Harcom Strategies.
“This move will allow the Prosper Group to concentrate on expanding its core online practice while allowing my team at Harcom Strategies to focus more effectively on general consulting and international clients,” Harber said in an email.
Harber said Prosper Group’s Kristen and Kurt Luidhardt have been very supportive of the move and that the two firms “will always share a special relationship.”
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Vice President Joe Biden waits to conduct a mock swearing-in ceremony with Sen. Brian Schatz, D-Hawaii, in the Capitol's Old Senate Chamber, December 2, 2014. Schatz was sworn in to serve the remainder of his term since he was appointed to the seat after Sen. Daniel Inouye, D-Hawaii, passed away.