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  • ROKK Solutions, the public affairs firm run by Ron Bonjean and Rodell Mollineau, is sending out a memo this afternoon advising businesses and trade groups on what to do if Trump follows through on his threat to impose new tariffs on Mexican imports. “There are those that think this could be an empty threat, but sitting on the sidelines and hoping this potential crisis might pass is not a wise strategy,” the firm writes....

  • ROKK Solutions Partner Rodell Mollineau comments on the Democratic Presidential race on Roll Call's Political Theater Podcast...

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Morning Consult January 20, 2016 But more often, vote-a-rama becomes a modern-day gladiatorial arena, featuring amendments from both parties wholly designed to force vulnerable incumbents to take sides on controversial issues. War rooms are set up directly off of the floor, as the parties’ top budget experts...

New York Times January 13, 2015 For now, each chamber will protect its own. Conservatives will have a voice in the House, and Senate Republicans up for re-election will have the protection of Mr. McConnell in the role of "Mr. No." "I think this is a short-term issue,"...

CNN January 11, 2016 While there is a laundry list of other bills the Senate could take up this year -- including a massive international trade deal and sweeping criminal justice reform -- McConnell might be reluctant to negotiate anything major with a lame duck Democratic president...

AP October 21, 2015 Vice President Joe Biden's decision not to run for president clears a wider path for Hillary Rodham Clinton by removing the last major unknown in the Democratic contest to succeed President Barack Obama. Clinton has remained the front-runner for the nomination since launching her...

Bangor Daily News October 21, 2015 His decision also ends a highly public, months-long “will he or won’t he?” political guessing game about Biden’s intentions which had shadowed Clinton’s campaign and frozen the support of Democratic activists and donors. “It solidifies and crystallizes the race. There will be...

Business Insider Australia October 17, 2015 Rodell Mollineau, a veteran Democratic strategist, told Business Insider that the idea Biden would now feel muscled out seemed ridiculous, considering the other obvious obstacles to a run. “If you’re the vice president of the United States, it’s hard for me to...

Reuters October 14, 2015 Rodell Mollineau, a veteran Democratic strategist, told Business Insider that the idea Biden would now feel muscled out seemed ridiculous, considering the other obvious obstacles to a run. “If you’re the vice president of the United States, it’s hard for me to think that...

Rodell Mollineau on PBS's Newshour on Vice President Joe Biden possibly entering the presidential race....

Roll Call September 2, 2015 “Putting the member of Congress and the office in a bad position with voters back home because of bad personal choices is definitely a fire-able offense,” said Ron Bonjean, a former chief of staff to the Senate Republican Conference and communications director...