Latest from Holly Yeager

U.S. Chamber of Commerce looks West to boost tech business

It hopes to woo Silicon Valley, but whether it can is an open question.

July 13, 2014

The Influence Industry: Ex-Im Bank renewal, a familiar issue on K Street, divides GOP

Agency has sparked debate among traditional Republicans and tea party.

June 29, 2014

Long-building conservative anger at Export-Import Bank reaches boiling point

Opposition to what many in tea party call a symbol of “crony capitalism” has been building for years.

June 28, 2014

Redskins realize lobbying isn’t just a legislative thing

The team recently hired McGuireWoods Consulting to help with the name controversy.

June 15, 2014

Economists wield big influence in merger reviews

In the world of mergers, economists find their expertise can be profitable for companies and themselves

June 1, 2014

Readers on summer office wear: flip flops, frigid AC and give interns a break!

Flip flips, frigid AC and other seasonal challenges of staying work-appropriate as temperatures rise.

May 27, 2014

It’s summer in Washington. Don’t put your best flip-flop forward.

As the temperature rises, Washington office dwellers contend with dress codes that govern how to stay cool

May 25, 2014

Patton Boggs agrees to merger with Squire Sanders

The newly combined firm brings together Squire Sanders’ 1,300 lawyers with Patton’s’ 330 attorneys.

May 23, 2014

A good week for Big Potato

House, Senate appropriations panels move to include potatoes in key federal program.

May 23, 2014