Texas Lobby Group News

January 27, 2017

Texas Lobby Group at the top of Capitol Inside Lobby Rankings for 2017

The biennial rankings of Texas lobbyists and lobby teams were released today, and the Texas Lobby Group and its members topped the rankings, yet again. The Texas Lobby Group boasts three lobbyists that rank among the top 10 most powerful […]
May 18, 2016

Carrie Simmons asks for your support for the Austin Leukemia and Lymphoma Society

Family, friends and people who (mostly) like me, I know there are thousands of worthy causes out there. And I’m certain that you are often asked to donate your precious time, money and attention. I am reluctant to add to […]
May 7, 2016

Mike Toomey’s legacy to the budget process in Texas

There was a time when the Texas Legislature had most of the power in the budget process. But those days have passed, and now the governor has an unprecedented amount of power when it comes to determining how money is […]
December 18, 2015

A Very Merry Christmas from the Texas Lobby Group

As the hustle and bustle of the holiday season ushers us into the New Year, we would like to take a quick moment to say “thanks.” We greatly appreciate your friendship, business and trust. At the Texas Lobby Group, we […]
October 9, 2015

Southern Political Report Ranks Texas Lobby Group Among Top Lobbying Law Firms

Austin, Texas– October 9, 2015 – In the Summer 2015 issue of Southern Political Report Magazine, Texas Lobby Group was named one of the South’s “Top Government Affairs Firm and Lobbyists” in Texas. The rankings are based on the results […]
June 22, 2015

National Association of Professional Employer Organizations Applauds Greg Abbott

Today, the National Association of Professional Employer Organizations (NAPEO) thanked Texas Governor Greg Abbott for signing a bill that protects small businesses from paying double employment taxes. Small businesses across Texas that enter into a relationship with a professional employer organization […]
December 23, 2014

Texas Lobby Group Holiday Announcement

SUBJECT:    Office hours during the end of the year holidays DATE:           December 22, 2013 In observance of the Holiday season, The Texas Lobby Group will have the following schedule:  We will be closed Monday, December 22, 2014 and will be back in the office for normal office hours on […]
November 21, 2014

Former Republican Caucus Director Carrie Simmons Joins Texas Lobby Group

For Immediate Release: Contact: Lara Keel Lara@txlobby.com (512) 473-2646 Former Republican Caucus Director Carrie Simmons joins Texas Lobby Group   Austin, TX – Texas Lobby Group proudly announces the addition of Carrie Simmons to the firm. Simmons will work with the […]
October 2, 2013
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Texas Lobby Group October 2013 Newsletter

Texas Lobby Group October 2013 Newsletter With the Regular and three Special Sessions finally over, the focus in Austin has turned from policy to politics. The March primaries are just 150 days away. All state-wide executive office holders are up […]
January 31, 2013

Texas Lobby Group Tops in Capitol Inside’s Lobbyist Rankings for 2013

Texas Lobby Group Tops in Capitol Inside’s Lobbyist Rankings for 2013 The Texas Lobby Group has again topped Capitol Inside’s Top Hired Gun Lobbyist rankings. Mike Toomey and Bill Messer are ranked the No. 2 and No. 3 Hired Gun […]
December 20, 2012

Texas Lobby Group Holiday Hours

Texas Lobby Group Holiday Hours The Texas Lobby Group is a full service Lobbying firm, based in Austin Texas. Our holiday hours are as follows: FROM: Mike Toomey Bill Messer Lara Keel Michael Garcia SUBJECT: Office hours during the end of […]
November 16, 2012

Election Update from the Texas Lobby Group

Texas Lobbyist News: Election Update from the Texas Lobby Group Following redistricting and a summer of primaries and run-offs, the numbers of the Texas Legislature have changed very little. The Senate will continue to have 19 Republicans and 12 Democrats. The House will […]