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Creative Director Returns to Senate Majority Leader’s Office 

Creative Director Returns to Senate Majority Leader’s Office 

Anang Mittal has re-joined the office of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY). The 2012 American Public University System graduate will serve as the Senator’s Creative Director for the second time. He was previously a VP at Cavalry -- a full-service marketing and advertising agency-- a job he assumed after previously serving as Creative Director in the Senate. Before that he was a Deputy Director at FP1 Strategies, another marketing and advertising firm. He also worked for a year as a Production Coordinator for FreedomWorks. The bilingual politico spent time as a foreign language teacher and taught Hindi to foreign language students for Diplomatic Language Services. He started his new position on Monday. More about him here.

CBS News Names New White House Correspondent 

CBS News Names New White House Correspondent 

DNC Launches Two Hiring Initiatives to Attract Diverse Recruits 

DNC Launches Two Hiring Initiatives to Attract Diverse Recruits