Contact Amanda Farnan Press Secretary (774) 571–3639 firstname.lastname@example.org POLITICO Playbook: McConnell speeds up police bill, challenging Democrats June 17, 2020 Austin Laufersweiler is now press secretary for the Partnership for Public Service. He previously was comms director for Rep. Andy Levin (D-Mich.), and is a Jason Kander, Claire McCaskill and Edelman alum. … L.D. Platt is launching Cobalt Technical Solutions, a new business strategy and public affairs firm, with partner Drew Platt. He most recently was with UnitedHealth Group and is a GOP Hill veteran.