Government Relations

With over 25 years of experience at the Capitol, Flaherty & Hood, P.A. has the expertise needed to successfully create change at the state level for our clients. Our unique approach integrates strong policy analysis and media relations with traditional, bipartisan lobbying in order to effectively communicate with key players. We work with coalitions, individual cities, businesses, and associations throughout Minnesota to achieve their legislative goals.


  • Direct legislative advocacy with policy makers
  • Legislative monitoring
  • Representation with state agencies and boards
  • Issue research and public policy development
  • Legislative drafting
  • Media advocacy and public relations
  • Coalition management

Notable Clients and Issues

  • Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities (CGMC)
  • Missouri River Energy Services (MRES)
  • Coalition of Utility Cities (CUC)
  • Highway 14 Partnership
  • Minnesota Association of Rehabilitation Providers (MARP)
  • Seaway Port Authority of Duluth
  • City of Moorhead
  • City of Red Wing
  • City of Rochester
  • City of Winona

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