Helping you manage your success in a changing world.
Advocacy Services Group is a multi-client governmental affairs firm
that provides proactive legislative, governmental, and grass roots
consulting services to a diverse group of clients throughout the State
of Michigan. For more than a decade CASG has delivered premier consulting
services to our clients. We move agendas and shape public to policy
through our extensive network of personal and professional relationships.
Our unique blend of savvy, experience, and technical expertise will
help any organization navigate through the legislative and political
process to achieve the desired results.
Existing in this highly volatile environment with no political allies
is a very dangerous and risky position. Organizations often find themselves
thrust into the middle of legislative or political controversy and
are unsure about how to proceed, or who to go to for guidance or assistance.
Often times, the response to these threatening situations are critical.
Most organizations have an ongoing need to stay on top of legislative
and political developments to operate in an effective manner. Constant
monitoring is required to diffuse any problems before they gain momentum.
Others see the need to develop relationships over time to ensure they
won't be "blind-sided" by a potentially damaging initiative
by natural enemies or interest groups with opposing views. Every scenario
offers a potential opportunity, or risk, if you are not at the table
when decisions are made.
Often times, "behind-the-scenes" guidance is necessary to
effectively strategize and manage developing issues via the media,
or legislative action. With the right guidance many problems can be
can be curtailed or opponents can be neutralized by discrete and decisive
In Michigan's tumultuous political environment, if you are not a participant
you risk becoming a victim. CASG can help you develop relationships
and protect your interests for many years to come by implementing
our successful government relations program in a way that will complement
your business objectives.
Awareness, Advocacy, Opportunity, and Recognition
Capitol Advocacy Services Group
provides customized services to all of our clients. The services
we provide your organization will be developed based on your
specific needs, circumstances and timetable.
We realize that each client has unique circumstances. We take
the time to learn the nuances of your business, and help prioritize
your goals . The following is a basic list of the types of services
Meet regularly to discuss the political environment, establish
priorities, and keep you informed of current activities
regarding your issues.
Track all issues relevant to your organization, and monitor
committee activity. Assist in preparing testimony or correspondence
Maintain constant communication and cooperation to assure
that your organization is well represented.
Attend important functions or meetings to speak or answer
questions on legislative and local issues affecting your
Prepare periodic bulletins reviewing bills, regulatory
proposals, and political developments for distribution
to your team. If an issue requires immediate notification,
we will prepare a "special release" bulletin.
Assist in establishing a grass roots awareness network,
arrange regional meetings with legislators and local officials,
act as a liaison to all state agencies, and facilitate
meetings with appropriate government officials.
Actively seek out coalitions with like-minded interest
groups to add awareness and political clout to your issues.
in political action committee (PAC) development and management.
the Challenges of a Changing World
with Capitol Advocacy
will provide your organization with the network and expertise it needs
to establish and maintain a visible and professional profile that
will facilitate effective participation in the decision-making process
for years to come.
Phone Number: (517) 485-7520
Fax Number: (517) 485-7620