Monthly Archives: %sFebruary 2012

#StatesideChat w/ @MarkShurtleff

By @StatesideAssoc

Stateside Chat is a new and exciting forum that was rolled-out earlier this week. The foundation of this new feature is a high-level conversation between Stateside’s Issue Managers and elected officials, state and local government affairs practitioners or other leaders in our industry. This content will be incorporated into our posts […]

Growing Issues at State Departments of Agriculture Meeting

By Michael Behm, Senior Vice President

State agriculture commissioners and directors representing nearly 40 states convened in Washington, DC for the National Association of State Departments of Agriculture (NASDA) Winter Meeting to discuss a variety of state and federal policy issues facing farmers, ranchers and agribusiness.

While perhaps not attracting the […]

By |February 10th, 2012|Agriculture, Environment, Groups, Issue Management, State Politics|Comments Off

Attorneys General Meeting Disaster

By Steve Arthur, Vice President

Attorneys General and their staff from many southern states gathered in Tampa, Florida January 26 and 27 to learn about all aspects of disaster preparedness.  From enforcing price gouging statutes to managing their offices more effectively in a disaster, the conference provided an opportunity to […]

By |February 1st, 2012|Environment, Groups, Issue Management, State Politics|Comments Off