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.