Cook Girard provides a complete package of services to assist our clients in achieving public policy objectives
A nimble and dynamic strategy is the key to public policy success. Cook Girard ensures our team has a full understanding of our clients’ needs and goals. We collaborate with them to craft an effective strategy and execution timeline, which is continuously reviewed and adjusted as we move forward and gain new information.
One of the most important aspects of a solid strategy is message development – it is critical that we provide information in a way that will best position our clients and their initiatives with policymakers. We ensure that appropriate messaging is utilized to reach clients’ desired outcomes and needs.
For more than 20 years, our firm has proven that we can achieve results for our clients, working on a bipartisan basis regardless of which party controls the legislature or the Governor’s office. We have long-standing relationships with key legislators, the Administration, and staff. We put those relationships to work for our clients while assisting them in building their own connections with Minnesota policymakers.
Cook Girard Associates’ proven lobbying capabilities is a critical asset to our clients. Our firm has the ability to provide unequaled service through our team approach, recognizing that we can each maximize our relationships throughout state government. Our entire team engages on behalf of our clients, who benefit from our broad range of issue knowledge and experience.
Unequaled in Minnesota government affairs, Cook Girard provides our clients with ongoing communication. We provide up-to-the-minute information on the issues our clients need to know, communicate in a timely and efficient way, and are available when they need us.
From drafting legislation, to meeting with policymakers, to attending and reporting on legislative hearings, Cook Girard Associates provides a full range of policy management services. We work with our clients to tailor a government affairs program to their objectives so they have the coverage they need at the Capitol.