Category Archives: Lobbying

F&H celebrates the passage of legislation to finish Highway 14 expansion

The legislative team at Flaherty & Hood is celebrating the passage of legislation that the Minnesota Department of Transportation says will finally complete the four-lane expansion of U.S. Highway 14 between the cities of Nicollet and New Ulm. This 12-mile more »

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Greater Minnesota ‘lobby day’ led by F&H brings together city leaders, legislators

The legislative team at Flaherty & Hood coordinated and staffed the Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities (CGMC) Legislative Action Day on March 11. The CGMC’s annual lobbying event was a huge success, with more than 115 city officials and business more »

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Conference of city leaders, led by F&H staff, sees attendance grow for third straight year

Attendance at the Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities (CGMC) Fall Conference, which was led by members of Flaherty & Hood’s legislative team, increased for a third straight year in 2019. More than 115 elected officials, city staff members and other more »

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Article Reflects on the Storied Career of F&H founder Tim Flaherty

Tim Flaherty’s long and successful career spent helping Greater Minnesota communities is the focus of a recent article recently published in Forum Communications newspapers across the state. Flaherty, the founder of Flaherty & Hood, retired this May after more than more »

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F&H Lobbying Team Leads “Final Push” Lobby Day at the Capitol

The lobbying team at Flaherty & Hood, P.A. led the Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities’ (CGMC) “final push” lobby day efforts at the Capitol on May 8. Flaherty & Hood lobbyists joined forces with city leaders from across Greater Minnesota more »

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F&H Legislative Team Leads Municipal Leaders in Lobby Day

The legislative team at Flaherty & Hood coordinated and staffed the Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities (CGMC) “Legislative Action Day” on Jan. 30 Despite subzero temperatures and icy road conditions, more than 50 city leaders from across the state still more »

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F&H Continues to Grow — Welcome, Lobbyist Scott McMahon!

The law firm of Flaherty & Hood, P.A. pleased to welcome Scott McMahon as the newest member of its legislative team. As a lobbyist for the firm, Scott uses his experience in public policy advocacy, grassroots engagement and coalition development more »

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F&H Welcomes Justin Stofferahn to its Legislative Team

Flaherty & Hood is pleased to welcome Justin Stofferahn as the newest member of its legislative and government relations team! As the policy analyst at Flaherty & Hood, Stofferahn uses his knowledge of tax policy and experience in state government more »

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F&H Yields Results for Clients in State Bonding Bill

The lobbying team at Flaherty & Hood helped secure millions of dollars in funding for our clients this legislative session. We are proud to report that the following F&H legislative services clients received funding for specific projects or statewide funding more »

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F&H Helps Draw Attention to Municipal Water Infrastructure Funding Crisis

The media & communications and lobbying teams for Flaherty & Hood, P.A. helped coordinate media efforts this week to bring attention to the need for more state funding to address the water infrastructure funding crisis that impacts hundreds of cities more »

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