POLITICO Influence: LPPC Members Hit The Hill

May 5, 2018

By Marianne Levine and Theordoric Meyer

LPPC Members Hit The Hill


FLY-IN: Members of the Large Public Power Council are hitting up the Hill today to talk about cybersecurity issues. Among the lawmakers they will meet with are Reps. Joaquín Castro (D-Texas), Markwayne Mullin (R-Okla.) and Will Hurd (R-Texas).

FLY-IN: Members of the American Public Health Association held a fly-in Tuesday to call for more public health funding. The offices they met with included those of Reps. Bob Brady (D-Pa.), Dwight Evans (D-Pa.), Lamar Smith (R-Texas), Andy Barr (R-Ky.) and Sens. Bob Casey (D-Pa.), John Cornyn (R-Texas), Ted Cruz (R-Texas), Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.), Joe Donnelly (D-Ind.), Todd Young (R-Ind.), Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) and Marco Rubio (R-Fla.).

SPOTTED: At the Nelson Mullins Annual Rooftop Gala atop its offices last night, according to a PI tipster: Sens. Ed Markey (D-Mass.), Tim Scott (R-S.C.), Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.), Chris Coons (D-Del.) and Chris Murphy (D-Conn.); and Reps. Trey Gowdy (R-S.C.), Mark Sanford (R-S.C.), Tom Rice (R-S.C.), Jim Clyburn (D-S.C.), Mike Capuano (D-Mass.), Joe Kennedy (D-Mass.), Virginia Foxx (R-N.C.), Richard Neal (D-Mass.), Stephen Lynch (D-Mass.) and Joe Wilson (R-S.C.).

SPOTTED: At the Games For Impact event hosted by the Entertainment Software Association on Capitol Hill last night, according to a PI tipster: Reps. Ryan Costello (R-Pa.), Doug Collins (R-Ga.), Bradley Byrne (R-Ala.), Jim Costa (D-Calif.), David Cicilline (D-R.I.), Bill Foster (D-Ill.), Will Hurd (R-Texas) and Hank Johnson (D-Ga.).

SPOTTED: At the Rivers of Recovery seventh annual congressional reception last night, according to a PI tipster: Reps. Martha Roby (R-Ala.), Jeff Duncan (R.S.C.), Duncan Hunter (R-Calif.), Sam Graves (R-Mo.) and Steven Palazzo (R-Miss.); Gen. George Joulwan; Liz Williams of Williams & Company; Sam Whitfield of the Consumers Bankers Association; Jeff Hogg of RAI Services; Zach Hartman of Anheuser-Busch; Hayden Rogers and Scott Eckart of Emergent Strategies; and others.

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