Thank you for sharing!

Your article was successfully shared with the contacts you provided.
Lobbyists for Puerto Rico feel that the time could be now for a vote in Congress for the island’s statehood or independence. Plus the latest news and notes from K Street, and a roundup of the latest job changes in the lobbying world…
Puerto Rico Lobby Gains Momentum Lobbyists for the island are feeling lucky. It may be the best chance in eight years, they say, to persuade Congress to allow a vote among Puerto Ricans on whether the island should continue as a commonwealth territory, enter the Union as a state, or become an independent country. by Anna PalmerFull Disclosure Cable-television tycoon Ned Lamont may have slammed lobbyists’ influence on Washington, but a major supporter says the Senate hopeful from Connecticut will indeed be accessible to lobbyists. Plus more news and notes from K Street… • Job Tracker Eric Biel, the former deputy Washington director and senior counsel for Human Rights First joins Burson-Marsteller. Plus more in a roundup of the latest job changes in the lobbying world… • K Street Monitor Click through to the database of registrations filed by lobbyists with the secretary of the Senate and the clerk of the House.

Want to continue reading?
Become a Free ALM Digital Reader.

Benefits of a Digital Membership:

  • Free access to 1 article* every 30 days
  • Access to the entire ALM network of websites
  • Unlimited access to the ALM suite of newsletters
  • Build custom alerts on any search topic of your choosing
  • Search by a wide range of topics

*May exclude premium content
Already have an account?


ALM Legal Publication Newsletters

Sign Up Today and Never Miss Another Story.

As part of your digital membership, you can sign up for an unlimited number of a wide range of complimentary newsletters. Visit your My Account page to make your selections. Get the timely legal news and critical analysis you cannot afford to miss. Tailored just for you. In your inbox. Every day.

Copyright © 2021 ALM Media Properties, LLC. All Rights Reserved.