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October 14, 2020

Where Does School Funding Go?

If there is one thing people can agree on, it is that kids need the proper resources for their education. One way districts achieve this is through school funding. According…

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October 7, 2020

How to Become A Lobbyist

A career in lobbying can be very rewarding as lobbyists are individuals who aim to influence political decisions. Lobbyists advocate at the local, state, and federal government for issues that…

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September 29, 2020

How Lobbyists Advocated For Your Favorite Sports League

Each year top professional sports leagues go to Washington D.C. to advocate for and against policies that align with their best interests. These multi-billion dollar companies Include the NFL, NBA,…

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September 15, 2020

Funding Water Resource Assistance for Native American Tribes

Everyone deserves clean, potable water, and unfortunately many Native American tribes lack water that meets the Safe Drinking Water Act. In April 2020, the Bureau of Reclamation announced that six…

Press Releases
September 1, 2020

EVCCA Acknowledges 2020 Legislators as Business Champions and Friends of Business

EVCCA Acknowledges 2020 Legislators as Business Champions and Friends of Business   September 1, 2020 Contact:  Dorn Policy Group, 602-290-2727 The East Valley Chambers of Commerce Alliance named Senators Karen…

Tech
September 1, 2020

How Tech Companies Are Lobbying The U.S. Government

The world is currently in the midst of a technological revolution. According to Finances Online, the world spent $3.360 billion in 2019 on technology products and services for personal and…

Sports
August 31, 2020

How New Sports Stadiums Impact Local Economies

There’s nothing like going to a sports stadium to watch your favorite game. The atmosphere, the fans, the beer, and of course the game itself make for a one-of-a-kind experience….

Transportation
August 26, 2020

Senators Introduce a Bill to Finance Loans for Rail Infrastructure Projects

The most important component of any railroad is its infrastructure. The term means the combination of elements that make up the rail’s right-of-way (bridges, tracks, tunnels, ties, etc.) and equipment…

General Lobbying
August 11, 2020

How Boutique Lobbyists Give Small Business Owners a Voice

According to the United States Small Business Administration, there are approximately 28 million small businesses, which account for 54% of sales across a diverse range of industries.  While it is…

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July 31, 2020

Reviving Uranium Mining in Arizona

For years, lobbyists have been working on behalf of mining companies to voice their interest in greater support for uranium mining in Arizona. Back in April, the Trump administration released…

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July 30, 2020

The Defense Industry After COVID-19

As COVID-19 continues to impact our communities and businesses, it should come as no surprise that it has also troubled the defense industry. While the aerospace defense industry is experiencing…

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July 13, 2020

Is Lobbying Legal?

One of the most common questions we get from people who are new to the lobbying industry is why is lobbying legal? Is lobbying considered bribery? No! Lobbying is a…

Healthcare
June 30, 2020

Nursing Homes Fight for Protection from Lawsuits

As we mentioned in a previous blog post about why lobbying will be important as a result of COVID-19, hiring a lobbyist is a critical move to prepare for the…

Education
June 18, 2020

The Importance of Lobbying for Education

At Dorn Policy Group, we specialize in many different issue areas including education, both K-12 and higher education. Our client K-12, Inc.,  offers many different educational tools for students, teachers,…

Trending News
May 29, 2020

Why Lobbying Will Be Important as a Result of COVID-19

While COVID-19 has been at the forefront of our minds, we are starting to see the ripple effects of closing the economy and ordering citizens to stay at home. While…

General Lobbying
May 26, 2020

How to Find an Effective Lobbyist

No matter how big or small a company is, there is a good chance hiring a lobbyist is an essential move to protect your business’ interests from burdensome government regulation….

General Lobbying
May 11, 2020

Why is lobbying important?

Why is lobbying important? The short answer is it ensures a productive government. Without lobbyists, the government has a hard time sorting out differences of opinions when it comes to…