March 18, 2012
Texas Lobbyists

Texas Lobbyist News: 2012 Legislative Hearings I

Texas Lobbyist News: 2012 Legislative Hearings The following is public information and is being posted by the Texas Lobby Group as a public service for Texas lobbyists, Texas government consultants, Texas politics, and any interested parties. Senate Committee on Health […]
March 16, 2012
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Texas Lobbyists And Ethical Oversight

Texas Lobbyists and Texas Ethics Commission Lobby Oversight Rules Recently the San Antonio Business Journal ran an article that reviewed current ethical regulations for Texas lobbyists by the Texas Ethics Commission. The following rules apply to all Texas lobbyists: Lobbyists must register in […]
March 16, 2012
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Texas Lobby: State Democrats May Pull for Romney

Texas Lobbyist News Mike Hailey at Capitol Inside is reporting that Texas Democrats may be pulling for Mit Romney to win the Republican nomination, a position exactly the reverse of national Democrat trends, because of the effect his nomination might […]
March 14, 2012
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Texas Lobby News: Employees Retirement System of Texas Changes Healthcare Providers

Texas Lobby Group News United HealthCare Awarded Big Texas Contract In February one of our clients – United HealthCare – was awarded the Texas contract to provide the administrative side of health care processing and claims for Texas employees. United […]
February 8, 2012
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Texas Lobby Group Lobbyists Receive High Rankings

Texas Lobby Group Lobbyists Rank High in Mike Hailey’s Capitol Inside Texas Power Rankings Mike Hailey’s Capitol Inside announced the “Texas Power Rankings” of Texas lobbyists and groups for 2011. Once again, the Texas Lobby Group and its team are […]
June 8, 2011
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Texas 82nd Legislative Session Ends

Texas 82nd Legislative Session News It’s finally over….   After  a 140-day Regular Session and a 29-day Special Session, the Legislature is adjourned “Sine Die”.  (sorta, the House technically has to return today….)  It’s been a long, hot summer in Austin, […]
May 23, 2011
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Recent Texas Legislation Updates

Texas Lobbyist Report: 82nd Legislative Session Bills of Note Redistricting Heading into this Legislative Session, everyone was in agreement that the budget and redistricting would be the main focus of the Legislature. This time, the Legislature passed Redistricting of both […]
May 23, 2011

Texas 82nd Legislative Session Update

One week from today, the Regular Session will come to an end. Today, is a big day.  Senate Bill 1581, the school finance bill, is on the House Floor this afternoon.  That bill is a “must pass” for the budget […]
May 17, 2011

House Bill 1 – General Appropriations Act

Texas Lobbyist Update: Texas 82nd Legislative Session News. Last night, the Conference Committee on House Bill 1 – the General Appropriations Act – was passed out of Committee, but without action on Article 3, the education portion of the state’s […]