12 Aug '18, 4am

Aide to Sen. Robert Menendez is a lobbyist for Qatar

Aide to Sen. Robert Menendez is a lobbyist for Qatar

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. (Tribune News Service) — Michael Soliman is a longtime aide and confidant to Sen. Robert Menendez of New Jersey, the ranking Democratic member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. He is also a lobbyist for Qatar. Since 2015, Soliman has also lobbied Menendez and other members of Congress on behalf of the Qatar government, arranging meetings for the country’s ambassador to the U.S. and raising issues important to Qatar’s relationship with Washington. Should Menendez defeat Republican Bob Hugin in November and Democrats take control of the Senate, the senator would be in position to chair the Foreign Relations Committee — potentially boosting Soliman’s value as a lobbyist, government watchdogs say. Washington has long had a revolving door of congressional staff or administration officials who leave public office to work in the private sector and lobby...

Full article: https://www.stripes.com/news/us/aide-to-sen-robert-menend...

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