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Afghan Peace Jirga Concludes
After my first ever visit to Kabul, Afghanistan last month, I’ll be paying close attention to what action the Afghan government takes on the heels of last week’s “peace jirga”
Molly Mark-Doppman 
Cassidy Launches New Online Trailer, CASSIDY 2014
“A reminder of our history and nod to our future,” is how newly promoted Cassidy & Associates Co-Chairmen Kai Anderson and Barry Rhoads describe the firm’s new online video trailer launched this morning on the Cassidy & Associates social media platforms and its website. The trailer will be featured on the Cassidy & Associates YouTube Channel.
 
Cassidy’s Global Team Broadens Reach to Turkey and Kuwait
Cassidy and Associates is pleased to announce that our sister company in The Interpublic Group, Weber Shandwick, has officially launched new operations in Istanbul, Turkey and in Kuwait.
 
D.C.'s First-Ever Cranberry Bog Comes to Life at Union Station
Why is Cassidy's Donna Denison interviewing an Ocean Spray grower in the middle of a ton of floating cranberries at Washington's Union Station?
 
Key US Enroute Air Bases, Like Gander International Airport, Need to be Maintained
Recent events in Kyrgyzstan emphasize the importance of the U.S. Air Force world-wide infrastructure.
 
School Security: Good Enough for the Pentagon, Good Enough for Our Schools
Cassidy & Asscoiates client MACE Security International Inc.'s CEO John McCann writes as a guest contributor to American School & University Magazine's Safety at School blog on an important conversation starting on Capitol Hill encouraging federal investment in proven and effective non-lethal security options for our schools.
 
Senior Capitol Hill Aide Joins Cassidy & Associates
Cassidy & Associates is broadening its footprint in Energy and Environment with the addition of a senior staff member of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, Kaleb Froehlich, who served as the committee’s senior counsel to ranking member Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) and will serve as a Vice President at the firm.
 
Social Media Now Seen As Essential for C-Suite
Boardrooms around the world should take note of results from a new survey providing compelling evidence that the time and energy invested online is worthwhile and can be an effective tool for the C-suite “that yields multiple dividends.”
 
Stationary Fuel Cells Important Part of Natural Gas Sector
MIT released an interim report today examining the future of natural gas as a fuel in an increasingly emissions averse world
Terry Paul, BG, USMC (Ret) 
The Insiders - Cassidy & Associates Launches New Online Magazine
This morning on LinkedIn, Cassidy & Associates CEO Gerry Cassidy helped launch a new online news magazine, the insiders, giving readers an authentic look at Washington.
 
Washington’s Fight Over Helium Was No Laughing Matter
Cassidy & Associates Senior Vice President Kevin Binger explains how Washington averted an historic shortage of helium that jeopardized its use to cool medical equipment like MRIs and in the manufacture of LCD TVs, semiconductor chips, fiber optic cables as well as powering NASA’s rockets.
 
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