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Politico Influence

By Tarini Parti

LATEST REGISTRATIONS — ENGAGE CUBA, TEAMSTERS ADD FIRMS: Engage Cuba, a new advocacy group pushing for repealing the ban on doing business in or traveling to Cuba, has hired Fierce Government Relations, according to Senate lobbying disclosures. The firm’s Billy Piper, former chief of staff to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, and Kirsten Chadwick, who previously served as special assistant to President George W. Bush for legislative affairs, will be lobbying on behalf of the group.