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.
  • Jul 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.
  • Jun 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.
  • Jun 28, 2014

Redskins realize lobbying isn’t just a legislative thing

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