Lobbyist David Bockorny (Bockorny Group, Inc.) will host a luncheon for Sen. Susan Collins (R-Maine) on March 5 at Charlie Palmer Steak. Another fundraiser for Collins will take place on March 27 hosted by former Secretary of Defense (and Republican Maine senator) William Cohen who is co-hosting a breakfast at the Monocle with Steven Phillips, a partner at DLA Piper. Collins is seeking a third senate term in 2008. Former Health and Human Services Secretary and Wisconsin Republican Governor Tommy Thompson will host an event to benefit his presidential exploratory committee on March 8 at the Caucus Room Restaurant. Thompson is currently a partner at Akin Gump. Rep. Bill Pascrell Jr. (D-N.J.) will host a St. Patrick’s Day fundraiser on March 12 at the Brownstone House located in his Paterson, N.J. And Rep. Robert Brady (D-PA) who is running for mayor of Philadelphia, will host a fundraiser on March 13 at Oceanaire Restaurant.