Current Political News in Texas The following news items were published last week at the Texas Lobby Group website. Texas Department of Health and Human Services Statement on Affordable Health Care Act Ruling AUSTIN – Texas Health and Human Services Executive Commissioner Tom Suehs released the following statement after today’s Supreme Court ruling on the […]
Office of the Governor Rick Perry For Immediate Distribution Governor’s Press Office: 512-463-1826 June 26, 2012 Catherine Frazier: firstname.lastname@example.org Press Release Lucy Nashed: email@example.com Josh Havens: firstname.lastname@example.org Text of Gov. Perry’s Remarks at UnitedHealth Group’s Economic Development Announcement June 26, 2012 IRVING – Gov. Rick Perry today touted Texas’ strong business climate during a press […]
Michael Toomey Texas Lobbyist News Post: Texas Interim Committee Studies Posted. The following information is public record and can be found at the Texas state government websites. The Texas Lobby Group and Mike Toomey are posting this information as a public service for all Texas Lobbyists, Texas Politicians, Texas Government Consultants, and all other interested […]
Mike Toomey Lobbyist in Texas. Updated biographical information. Mike Toomey is a lobbyist working with the Texas Lobby Group in Austin. He is the only person in Texas history to be Chief of Staff for two Texas Governors: Rick Perry – Nov., 2002 – Sept. 2004 William P. Clements, Jr. – 1989 – 1990 Mike was […]
Texas Lobbyist News: Health & Human Services Commission Hearings The following public hearings have been announced by the Texas Health and Human Services Commission. The Texas Lobby Group is posting this information on our website as a public service for Texas Lobbyists, Political Consultants, and Government Consultants, and other interested parties.
Texas Political News: Governor Perry Proclaims May “Elder Abuse Prevention Month” Governor Rick Perry has proclaimed the month of May to be Elder Abuse Prevention Month. Texas Governor Rick Perry has declared the month of May, 2012 as “Elder Abuse Prevention Month.” This proclamation serves as a reminder to all Texans that we must watch out for […]
Texas Lobby Group Report for the Hotel and Lodging Association The Texas Lobby Group has produced a report for the Texas hotel and Lodging Association. Highlights include: Texas Redistricting News: Redistricting, normally completed by the Texas Legislature every ten years, has been running its way through the court system since the Legislative Session that ended […]
Mike Toomey Texas Lobbyist What is a lobbyist? In the state of Texas, lobbying is defined as “direct communications” with members of the legislative or executive branch of state government to influence legislation or administrative action.” See Gov’t Code §§ 305.001, 305.003(a). Direct communication includes virtually any kind of modern communication method that is directly […]
Mike Toomey Texas Best Lobbyist The following document is available at the Texas Ethics Commission website. It is presented here by the Texas Lobby Group as a public service for Texas Lobbyists, those interested in tracking Government Lobby activities, Government Consultants, and other interested parties.
Mike Toomey – The Best Lobbyist in Texas Mike Toomey is a principle Lobbyist in The Texas Lobby Group, arguably the most powerful lobbying firm in Texas. Mr. Toomey served in the Texas state legislature for three terms during the years 1983 to 1988. He later served as the chief of staff for William Clements […]