Clinton supporters started the Ready for Hillary super PAC early this year. Their mission is to build a campaign infrastructure if the former secretary of State runs for president in 2016. It is not affiliated with Clinton.
Mac Strategies Group Expands Into Lobbying
David Vite joined Mac Strategies Group, an Illinois-based public affairs and public relations firm, as senior counselor.
He will launch the firm’s lobbying practice, “offering strategic governmental affairs counsel to clients seeking to navigate Springfield and the city of Chicago,” according to a news release.
Strategies 360 Launches New Arm
Strategies 360 announced last week that it is creating a “new competitive intelligence division” to its firm.
Political consultant Benjamin Jones will lead the new arm that “will provide competitive intelligence and issue-based research services to corporations, nonprofits, and campaigns throughout the country,” according to a company news release.
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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.