Sen. Claire McCaskill is getting some fundraising help from K Street bundlers.
K Street Moves
SNR Denton has tapped health care lawyer Bruce Fried as head of its Washington, D.C., office. Fried is replacing Fred McClure, who has become executive director of the George H.W. Bush Presidential Library Foundation.
McClure will remain with the firm as a senior counsel, according to a press release. “Bruce is not only one of the preeminent health care practitioners in the United States, he is also among the most outstanding Washington lawyers,” said the firm’s U.S. managing partner Mike McNamara in a statement. Fried’s clients include health plans, physician and hospital groups and pharmaceutical companies. He previously worked at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.
Lois Lerner, director of exempt organizations for the IRS, arrives for a House Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing on the investigation of the IRS' targeting of political groups. Lerner invoked her Fifth Amendment right to not testify and caused a protest from some committee members when she offered an opening statement and engaged in dialogue with members before invoking the right.
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