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Neary moves to Senate Finance Committee

Senate Finance Committee Chairman Max Baucus, D-Mont., today named Sean Neary as the new director of communications.

Neary has been serving as communications director for Sen. Kent Conrad, D-N.D., who is retiring.

Before working on Capitol Hill, Neary was the editorial director for America’s Promise, a national child advocacy organization founded by Gen. Colin Powell. Neary, a graduate of the University of Delaware, has worked for Rolling Stone magazine and George magazine, and written for the Washington Post, USA Today and People magazine.