Pat Bousliman, a longtime Senate Finance Committee staff member, has joined the Democratic lobby shop of Elmendorf Ryan.
Bousliman, most recently a lobbyist at Holland & Knight, worked for the Finance panel’s chairman, Max Baucus (D-Mont.). With the committee, the Montana native focused on energy, transportation and excise taxes.
“Pat brings to our team a portfolio of proven successes developing meaningful policy around issues important to our clients as well as a first-hand knowledge of navigating the nuances of Senate procedure,” Steve Elmendorf, founder of Elmendorf Ryan, said in a press statement.
The Dalai Lama greets House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., before a meeting with House leaders in the Capitol. The Dalai Lama was on the Hill to meet with members of the House and Senate and also presided of the Senate's morning prayer.