Texas Best Lobbyist News: Supreme Court to Examine Health Care Act The United States Supreme Court is currently evaluating a lawsuit brought by 25 states including Texas, claiming that parts of the controversial Patient Protection and Affordable Care act are unconstitutional. The 2010 Act is also knows as “ObamaCare.” Heated debates have raged over the last two years […]
The Best Texas Lobbyist News: 2012 Legislative Hearings Hearings are beginning on upcoming legislative issues for the next session. I’ll be posting about them in a series of 6 posts over the next week or so. Mike Toomey, Texas Lobbyist. COMMITTEE MEETING: House Committee on Natural Resources This committee will meet on March 22nd at […]
The Best Texas Lobbyist News: 2012 Legislative Hearings Hearings are beginning on upcoming legislative issues for the next session. I’ll be posting about them in a series of 6 posts over the next week or so. Mike Toomey, Texas Lobbyist. COMMITTEE MEETING: The Senate Committee on Health and Human Services This committee will meet on March 20th […]
Mike Toomey Texas Lobbyist The San Antonio Business Journal reports on the way that lobbyists in Texas are tracked by the Texas Ethics Commission. All lobbyists in Texas must register if they receive $1000 or more per quarter in payment for their work. Or if they spend $500 or more in activities normally associated with […]
Mike Toomey Lobbyist News United HealthCare Awarded Big Texas Contract In February of 2010, one of Mike Toomey’s clients – United HealthCare – received the contract to provide health care administration for Texas state employees. UHC will be providing access to their vast network of health care facilities, doctors, and related health care providers for HealthSelect […]
Mike Toomey Texas Lobbyist Telephone: 512.473.2646 Fax: 512.473-2789 email@example.com Capitol Inside picked Mike as their number 1 “hired gun” in Texas Lobbying 2005, along with partner Bill Messer. Texas Monthly says that Michael is one of the 25 most influential Texans in politics for 2005.
The Texas Tribune Jan. 31, 2012 “The federal Make Us Great Again political action committee, co-founded by Texas lobbyist and Perry confidante Mike Toomey, raised $1 million alone from Contran Corporation, the holding company controlled by Dallas billionaire Harold Simmons, new disclosures show.
Mike Toomey, a former three-term Texas House member, is the only person in Texas history to serve as chief of staff for two Texas Governors.
Michael Toomey and the Texas Lobby Group Lobbyists Once Again Rank High in Texas Power Rankings Lobbyists from the Texas Lobby Group once again ranked near the top of the annual Capitol Inside Power Rankings for 2011. -Mike Toomey is the number one hired gun lobbyist -Lara Laneri Keel is the top female hired gun […]
News for Texas Lobbyists After a 140-day Regular Session and a 29-day Special Session, the Legislature is adjourned. The 82nd Legislature’s first called Special Session has passed the two major bills that had to pass in order for the state’s next budget to balance. They also managed a few more, including Congressional Redistricting and reform […]