Trump Coattails in Europe?

In Europe, nearly 4 weeks after the U.S. elections, much of the public, media and established party leaders remain astonished at President-elect Trump’s win.  The German weekly news magazine “Der Spiegel” pronounced the election of Donald Trump to be “the end of the World (as we know it)”. 

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Max Schmitz
Brexit and Free Trade

Amid the ongoing turmoil and fallout from the June 23 UK referendum in which British citizens voted to leave the European Union, it is easy to overlook that in addition to emotional reasons on issues like migration, some in the “Leave” camp made more important economic arguments.

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Max Schmitz
Antonin Scalia — A Justice in Full

“Justice Antonin Scalia was a great friend of Europe and an expert on European legal traditions. After Harvard Law School, he traveled to Switzerland and Germany, studying European constitutions including the German Basic Law.

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Max Schmitz
Schmitz, Simpkins to Join as Managing Directors

Washington, D.C– Prime Policy Group, a premier bipartisan government relations and consulting firm in Washington, D.C., is pleased to announce the hiring of the Honorable John P. Schmitz and Martina Simpkins, as Managing Directors. John and Martina will take the lead in the newly created Prime Policy Transatlantic Group, which will extend the firm’s reach to Europe.

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Max Schmitz