May 14, 2019: Madeleine Weast has resigned as the Communications Director for U.S. Rep. Liz Cheney, Wyoming Republican. Weast has been hired as a Project Director at Firehouse Strategies. Firehouse Strategies is a political consulting company “that provides asymmetric public affairs for our clients,” according to the company’s website. “We primarily offer two services: long-term communications strategy and public relations management, and designing and implementing results-oriented campaigns.: Three former senior aides on Marco Rubio’s presidential campaign founded Firehouse Strategies in May, 2016. Those founders are Terry Sullivan, who was Rubio’s campaign manager; Alex Conant, Rubio’s communications director; and Will Holley, a communicator and lawyer for the campaign.