Clerk of the House of Representatives
Legislative Resource Center
B-106 Cannon Building
Washington, DC 20515
http://lobbyingdisclosure.house.gov
Secretary of the Senate
Office of Public Records
232 Hart Building
Washington, DC 20510
http://www.senate.gov/lobby

LOBBYING REGISTRATION

Lobbying Disclosure Act of 1995 (Section 4)

Check One: New Registrant New Client for Existing Registrant Amendment

1. Effective Date of Registration
08/22/2012
2. House Identification
 31110
Senate Identification
 31680

REGISTRANT Organization/Lobbying Firm Self Employed Individual

3. Registrant Organization
Podesta Group, Inc.
Address
1001 G Street, NW
Address2
 Suite 1000 West
City
Washington
State
DC
Zip
20001
Country
USA
4. Principal place of business (if different than line 3)
City
 
State
 
Zip
 
Country
 
5. Contact name and telephone number International Number
Contact
 Ms. Kimberley Fritts
Telephone
 2023931010
E-mail
 lobbying@podestagroup.com
6. General description of registrant’s business or activities
 Public policy, government relations and public affairs firm.

CLIENT A Lobbying Firm is required to file a separate registration for each client. Organizations employing in-house lobbyists should check the box labeled “Self” and proceed to line 10. Self

7. Client name
 Golden Pass LNG Products LLC
Address
 333 Clay Street, Suite 800
City
 Houston
State
 TX
Zip
 77002
Country
 USA
8. Principal place of business (if different than line 7)
City
 
State
 
Zip
 
Country
 
9. General description of client’s business or activities
 Liquid Natural Gas (LNG).

LOBBYISTS

10. Name of each individual who has acted or is expected to act as a lobbyist for the client identified on line 7. If any person listed in this section has served as a “covered executive branch official” or “covered legislative branch official” within twenty years of first acting as a lobbyist for the client, state the executive and/or legislative position(s) in which the person served.

Name   Covered Official Position (if applicable)
First
Last
Suffix
 Timothy  Glassco    
 Randall  Gerard    Staff Asst, Sen. Comm., Science & Trans. Cmte.
 Randall  Gerard    Intern, Sen. John McCain
 Israel  Klein    Dpty. SD/Communications, Jt. Economic Cmte.
 Israel  Klein    Press Secy/LA/Sr. Comm. Adv, Rep. Ed Markey
 Israel  Klein    Comm. Director, Sen. Charles Schumer

LOBBYING ISSUES

11. General lobbying issue areas (Select all applicable codes).

 ENG
 TRD
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

12. Specific lobbying issues (current and anticipated)

Natural gas trading issues.


AFFILIATED ORGANIZATIONS

13. Is there an entity other than the client that contributes more than $5,000 to the lobbying activities of the registrant in a quarterly period and either actively participates in and/or in whole or in major part supervises, plans, or controls the registrant’s lobbying activities?

No --> Go to line 14. Yes --> Complete the rest of this section for each entity matching the criteria above, then proceed to line 14.

Internet Address:
 
Name Address Principal Place of Business
Street
City State/Province Zip Code Country
 Qatar Petroleum International
 P.O. Box 25355
City
 Doha
 Doha
 
 N/A
 QAT
State
 
Country
 QAT
 ExxonMobil
 5959 Las Colinas Boulevard
City
 Irving
 Irving
 TX
 75039
 USA
State
 TX
Country
 USA

FOREIGN ENTITIES

14. Is there any foreign entity

a) holds at least 20% equitable ownership in the client or any organization identified on line 13; or

b) directly or indirectly, in whole or in major part, plans, supervises, controls, directs, finances or subsidizes activities of the client or any organization identified on line 13; or

c) is an affiliate of the client or any organization identified on line 13 and has a direct interest in the outcome of the lobbying activity?

No --> Sign and date the registration. Yes --> Complete the rest of this section for each entity matching the criteria above, then sign the registration.

Address Ownership
Name Street Principal place of business Amount of contribution
City State/Province Country
(city and state or country) for lobbying activities

 P.O. Box 25355
City
 Doha
 Qatar Petroleum International
 Doha
 
 QAT
State
 
Country
 QAT
 0.00
 70
%
Signature
Digitally Signed By: Kimberley Fritts, CEO
Date
10/22/2012