NWRA’s Riley, WM’s Salaam Recognized Among The Hill’s Top Lobbyists for 2022

NWRA’s Riley, WM’s Salaam Recognized Among The Hill’s Top Lobbyists for 2022

Arlington, VA – The Hill newspaper released its annual list of Washington, D.C.’s top lobbyists on December 7, naming the National Waste & Recycling Association’s (NWRA) Chief Counsel and Senior Vice President of Government Affairs Jim Riley and WM’s Director of Federal Legislative Affairs Ibn Salaam to its 2022 list for the impacts they made on behalf of the waste and recycling industry.

“Jim and Ibn’s recognition by The Hill is well-deserved, and we are proud of their efforts on behalf of the industry,” said NWRA President and CEO Darrell Smith.

“We’re proud to recognize you as someone people turn to when they want their voices heard in the nation’s capital,” stated Jason Jedlinski, publisher and general manager of The Hill.

The Hill, described as providing “nonpartisan reporting on the inner workings of Congress and the nexus of politics and business,” is mailed directly to all congressional offices and widely distributed around Capitol Hill as well as online and throughout downtown Washington, D.C.


The National Waste & Recycling Association (NWRA) represents the private sector waste and recycling services industry. Association members conduct business in all 50 states and include companies that manage waste, recycling and medical waste, equipment manufacturers and distributors, and a variety of other service providers. For more information about NWRA, please visit www.wasterecycling.org.


Brandon Wright
National Waste and Recycling Association