Full range of administrative agency and legislative monitoring, reporting and advocacy. We maintain a full time, staffed office in Juneau during the session with internet and conference room available for client use.
Each legislative session there are nearly 700 bills and resolutions under consideration by the Alaska Legislature. Our firm can monitor, track, and report any legislation of interest to you.
This will serve as an early warning system and allows you to engage and participate in the process and have some influence on the outcome where necessary.
We will review, track, and report on pertinent topics or issues important to your business or enterprise.
There are 16 executive branch departments that write and promulgate regulations constantly through each year. Our firm can monitor that process and report any proposed regulations of concern to you or your business. We can help prepare comments and testimony for the public hearing process.
EXECUTIVE BRANCH ADVOCACY
We can work with the Governor’s office and various State departments and agencies to advocate your interests or concerns. This service allows you to have a voice impacting the outcome of budget deliberations and legislative drafting process.
Since the administrative budget and legislative drafting process is virtually non-stop, it is important to have input before the bill is introduced by the Governor or his budget is drafted and presented to the Legislature.
Gillespie & Associates has been actively engaged in legislative advocacy for 25 years. We offer thefull range of professional lobbying services to a wide range of business and municipal interests. Our services are marked by hard work, integrity, and successful results. If you have legislative issues pro or con, we can assist in getting your voice heard in the legislative process from start to finish.
We can help draft legislation and testimony as well as actually engage in the legislative process from introduction, through the extensive hearing process, to eventual passage of bills.
PUBLIC & GOVERNMENT OFFICIAL EDUCATION
Many issues require educating public officials on how governmental actions impact public or business interests. We can assist in this process by directly interfacing with elected leaders.