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What Gridlock? No Slowdown for Big Lobbying | BGOV Analysis
“Despite a gridlocked Congress, signs that lobbying-related business is increasingly moving off the books, and the recent merger of an industry stalwart due to declining business performance, the on-the-books business of the largest lobbying firms looks healthy. This Bloomberg Government Analysis provides an in-depth assessment of the third-quarter 2014 performance of the 20 largest lobbying firms (by revenue in the third quarter of 2014), measured across 16 business metrics…Both Capitol Tax Partners LLP and Williams & Jensen PLLC experienced no terminations during the third quarter of 2014, while picking up one and seven new registrations, respectively.”
Williams & Jensen Principal Cheryl Jaeger Receives Award from the Rare Disease Legislative Advocates
On November 13, 2014, Williams & Jensen Principal Cheryl Jaeger received the Congressional Staff Abbey Award at the third annual RareVoice Awards Gala, hosted by Rare Disease Legislative Advocates (RDLA). Cheryl was nominated for her work to enact the “Gabriella Miller Kids First Research Act” while serving on the leadership staff for former House Majority Leader Eric Cantor.
Williams & Jensen snags former leadership aide
A former aide to ex-Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-Va.) has joined Williams & Jensen. Cheryl Jaeger, who has spent 15 years under the Capitol Dome, will be a part of the law and lobby firm’s healthcare practice…“We know that Cheryl will continue our long tradition of offering unparalleled strategic counsel, policy analysis, and advocacy to address our clients’ health care issues,” said Steve Hart, chairman and CEO of Williams & Jensen, in a statement.
Williams & Jensen Broadens Health Care Practice
Washington, DC - The lobbying law firm of Williams & Jensen has announced the addition of top health care policy expert, Cheryl Jaeger.
Jaeger brings extensive experience as a senior policy advisor for the House Republican leadership, most recently with the former Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-VA). She worked in both the majority and minority in the Office of the House Majority Whip as an advisor for now Senator Roy Blunt (R-MO) as well as a professional staff member with the House Committee on Energy and Commerce. Jaeger began her career on Capitol Hill over fifteen years ago with former Congressman Christopher Cox (R-CA).
Throughout her years of service in the House of Representatives, Jaeger has been involved in most major health care issues and is recognized by Members, staff, and the health care industry as a thoughtful and powerful voice in health care policy. She has played a strategic role throughout the debate and now implementation of the Affordable Care Act. Well known for her passion for driving policies that expand medical research and innovation, Jaeger was also the lead staff negotiator of the NIH Reform Act of 2006 and the Gabriella Miller Kids First Research Act.
She joins a dynamic health care practice at Williams & Jensen. “We know that Cheryl will continue our long tradition of offering unparalleled strategic counsel, policy analysis, and advocacy to address our clients’ health care issues” said Steve Hart, Chairman and CEO of Williams & Jensen.
Jaeger is the third recent hire by Williams & Jensen joining the well-established team of bipartisan professionals that represent clients on a broad array of public policy issues.