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Offline Delmar

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Former NY 14th Rep Joe Crowley heads to K Street
« on: February 24, 2019, 05:19:25 PM »
Tue Feb 19, 2019, 05:17 PM
Star Member progressoid (43,521 posts)

Rep Joe Crowley (NY 14th now represented by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez) and Shuster head to K Street

Former Reps. Joe Crowley and Bill Shuster are heading to K Street, making them one of the rare bipartisan pairs of former lawmakers to team up as lobbyists after leaving office.

Crowley, a New York Democrat, and Shuster, a Pennsylvania Republican, are joining Squire Patton Boggs, one of the largest law and lobbying firms in Washington.

Response to progressoid (Original post)Tue Feb 19, 2019, 05:39 PM
Star Member oasis (39,405 posts)
1. After many years of service for his district, it's time he took care of Joe.

I wish him well.
Response to oasis (Reply #1)Tue Feb 19, 2019, 10:20 PM
Star Member progressoid (43,521 posts)
2. He could take care of Joe without lobbying for those at the top.
Response to progressoid (Original post)Tue Feb 19, 2019, 10:47 PM
Star Member TeamPooka (14,732 posts)
4. I will reserve comment until we know

I will reserve comment until we know which clients and industries he will be representing

Perhaps Joe Crowley thinks there is an underserved niche that needs filled, lobbying for the unrepresented people that used to be his constituents since the buck toothed grifter that snuck in and stole his old job doesn't have a local office back in the district.

Here is a funny exchange on another thread where it dawns on the primitives that they have been hornswoggled by the buck toothed child:

Response to jpak (Original post)Sat Feb 23, 2019, 06:23 PM
Star Member JustABozoOnThisBus (17,476 posts)
2. What's the office staffing budget for a new congress-person? About a million?

Some of it for full-time staff, some of whom will make a lot more than the 52k minimum, then some more money for the $15/hr interns, she may run with a leaner staff than many congress people.

I assume the budget has to pay for any staffers at her NY office(s).
Response to JustABozoOnThisBus (Reply #2)Sat Feb 23, 2019, 08:44 PM
Star Member George II (34,890 posts)
7. She doesn't have any NY offices.
Response to George II (Reply #7)Sun Feb 24, 2019, 12:03 AM
Star Member question everything (34,501 posts)
10. And she is serving her constituents how, exactly?

You need a local office. Well, it is up to them, I suppose.
Response to question everything (Reply #10)Sun Feb 24, 2019, 06:12 AM
Star Member JustABozoOnThisBus (17,476 posts)
15. She will probably open a NY office, maybe before summer recess.

They, like all the rest of us, get the month of August off.

Like the rest of us 

Hey primitives, you been had. You been took. You been hoodwinked.  Bamboozled, led astray, run amok.
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Re: Former NY 14th Rep Joe Crowley heads to K Street
« Reply #1 on: February 25, 2019, 07:24:08 AM »
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New York = Work = Egypt

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WashDC = Promised Land

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