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"Successful democracy depends on people understanding and being engaged in the political process. This guide provides citizens who want to effect change with the nuts and bolts that are necessary but are never taught in civics class."
Neva Hassanein, Ph.D.
Program Associate
Northwest Coalition for Alternatives to Pesticides
Eugene, Oregon

"Lobbying is a regulated art surrounded by mystique. For budding lobbyists, the Guide to State Legislative Lobbying will demystify the process and jump-start their careers; seasoned lobbyists will find it to be both entertainment and a refresher course!"
Nancy Stephens, CAE
Executive Director
Florida Manufacturing and Chemical Council
Tallahassee, Florida

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Kelley Cawthorne
Lansing, Michigan

"Bravo! Packed with useful information. An invaluable resource for the neophyte lobbyist and a great refresher for those with experience. This is the most important book a new lobbyist could read. Everything your contract lobbyist wishes you didn't know."
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Regulatory Environmental Group for Missouri
Jefferson City, Missouri

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Seminar Schedule/Registration

NEW- Austin Oct 22 legislative lobbying sold out. Oct 23 agency lobbying 9 seats open.

Why is the complete seminar two days? Legislatures make 10% of laws and can implement nothing; agencies make 90% to implement legislative law. Day 1 - get your law. Day 2 implement your law. Take either or both to meet your goals.

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SOON "Clients' Guide to Lobbyists and Lobbying" is at the editor/publisher. I thank many lobbyists for their contributions to this book.

Custom seminars The Lobby School provides 2-16 hour private on-site workshops customized to your issue presented at a time and place of your choosing. Previous custom-seminar clients are a Who's Who of state and national groups.

Continuing education 24 states accredit or in the past have accredited the seminar for continuing legal education.

Pro bono publico In the public interest Mr. Guyer presents one deeply discounted training per year to a 501(c)(3) charity. Such groups have included mental health, sexual assault survivors, drop-out prevention, elder guardians. others. Contact him if your group would like to be his 2016 pro bono training.

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