Ron LaFace Named Health Care Lobbyist of the Year

Health care lobbyists had a rough Legislative Session in 2017, but Capital City Consulting's LaFace pushed the envelope for clients, even working on a hair transplant bill. That measure would have required the newest hair transplant procedures to be subject to more...

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Ashley Kalifeh Named Insurance Lobbyist of the Year

It was no easy session for insurance lobbyists - especially pregnant ones, which makes Kalifeh's win of Insurance Lobbyist of the Year all the more sweet. Kalifeh, who spent the summer home with her newborn daughter, gets credit for the hard work put in toward a host...

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Chris Schoonover Named Education Lobbyist of the Year

Husband Chris didn't have the typical pedigree of an education lobbyist when joining Capital City Consulting seven years ago. Since then, he's quickly climbed the ranks as one of Florida's premier education lobbyists, securing $5.4 million this year in recurring funds...

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Lobbying firm building new downtown headquarters

More downtown construction is taking shape with Capital City Consulting's new office building tagged for a summer 2019 completion. The modern two-story office building will be the lobbying firm's headquarters. It's located at 124 W. Jefferson St. between Adams and...

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Lobbying Firm Of The Year: Capital City Consulting

Capital City Consulting’s winning strategy might be described as killing them with kindness. In the world of Florida lobbying, they’re a Big 4 Firm in terms of revenue (median of $5.13 million in 2015), and they’re also respected and liked by the teams they primarily compete with, especially Ballard Partners and Southern Strategy Group. […]

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Ashley Kalifeh Featured in Influence Magazine

Significant other? Children? Husband, Michael. In 25 words or less, explain what you do. Help clients identify impediments and opportunities, analyze options for overcoming or achieving them, then design and execute a successful political and public policy strategy....

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Smart Planning For Your Political Dollars

If you want a picture with the next president of the United States, get out your checkbook. The sooner you give to a 2016 presidential campaign, the better your chance of premier access to the candidate of your choice. The price tag for the presidential race could top...

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In close to 20 years of guiding multistate lobbying efforts for national trade associations and Fortune 500 companies, I have rarely encountered a lobbying firm as effective as Capital City Consulting. Both on the ability to understand complex client issues and the ability to successfully execute government relations strategies at all levels of state government, Capital City Consulting is simply one of the best.
Paul Russinoff, VP State Government Relations, Visa