Sen. Claire McCaskill is getting some fundraising help from K Street bundlers.
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.
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.