Lobbyists are some of the most unappreciated professionals in American politics. Here’s what you need to know about this misunderstood profession.
“At Pugliese Associates, we put our abundance of government relations and procurement know-how to work for our clients, our communities and our state. We also mix in good humor and unique personal experience (which is surely unmatched by any other government affairs team in Harrisburg). People who need things done in Harrisburg and Philadelphia choose… Read More»
By Rocco Pugliese, President Pugliese Associates **UPDATE: March 23, 2016, 1:45 PM** Governor Wolf Says: “It’s Time To Move On” Governor Tom Wolf announced today that he will not sign, veto, or blue line HB 1801, the most recent Budget Bill put on his desk by the Legislature. By not taking action, the bill will… Read More»
For lobbyists, success is often tied to the ability to predict where the “political puck” is heading.
Pugliese Associates dedicates a staff member for real-time legislative analysis including bill introductions, amendments, committee and session activity. This support role is a critical component of successful lobbying. Retired professional ice hockey legend Wayne Gretzky once explained that the reason for his success was his ability to “skate to where the puck is going to… Read More»