November 30, 2018      11:27 AM
People on the Move
A lobby group expands, a new lobby shop on the scene, hires at trade groups, an appointment, and total staffer moves
props to all of you who stood in line for as long as 90 minutes at Chairman Dennis Bonnen’s fundraiser this week. Speaking
of that, what do y’all think of the new Four
Seasons layout? I'll pass along your notes to their management. Seems like a safe bet that the bar is going to miss out on quite a bit of business during session if they don’t find a way to bring
down the noise level. Or maybe I’m just getting old and can’t hear as well.
Building has been bustling with Rep. Bonnen’s
appointments heading in and out of his temporary headquarters. House
Administration Chairman Charlie Geren
that the office Bonnen is using is the one that would have been assigned to a
random member heading into session in the event there was going to be a
contested speaker’s race. There are only 149 regular offices for House
members, plus the speaker’s office, and Joe
Straus is still using that one.
for all your well wishes after I experienced the joy of a kidney stone on
Thanksgiving break. All the “this too shall pass” jokes were appreciated. Now
that I’m better, it’s back to work. If there’s career news to share, please
send it to email@example.com and
put “POTM” in that subject line, please and thank you.
this week’s People on the Move:
By Scott Braddock