Illinois Senate

Don Harmon becomes 39th Illinois Senate President

The Illinois Senate convened yesterday to select a new Senate President.  As you remember, former Senate President John Cullerton announced, to the shock of...
Crisis Communication

5 Guiding Principles for Dealing with a Crisis

A crisis can strike at any time and any place, and it can be more difficult than it used to be in today’s digital...
Communications

Creating Your Crisis Communications Response Team

“It’s all about teamwork.”  If you ever played a team sport in grade school or high school, you probably heard those words from your...
Michael Best Strategies Adds Former U.S. Senator Cory Gardner to its Board of Advisors

Former U.S. Senator Cory Gardner Joins Board of Advisors at Michael Best Strategies

Michael Best Strategies is pleased to announce that Former U.S. Senator Cory Gardner has joined as a member of its Board of...
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Mission Critical: Strategic Communications in the COVID-19 Era

Date: Tuesday, March 31, 2020 (passed) Location: Complimentary Live Webinar MICHAEL BEST STRATEGIES CRISIS...
Michael Best Strategies Ranked Among Top Lobbying Firms by Bloomberg Government

Michael Best Strategies Ranked Among Top Lobbying Firms by Bloomberg Government

Michael Best Strategies was honored today in Bloomberg Government’s 2020 Top-Performing Lobbying Firms, earning specific attention for year-over-year revenue growth. With...
Communications

Michael Best Strategies Adds Joe Fadness as Principal to Growing Communications Team

Michael Best Strategies (Strategies) announced today the hiring of Joe Fadness to its growing team of communications professionals. Fadness is a senior...
Illinois Springfield Capitol

Governor Pritzker Delivers FY2021 Budget Address

Coming off of a prolific first year in office, Governor Pritzker delivered his FY 2021 budget address on Wednesday, February 19th, 2020.  The Budget...

Former United States Representative Steve Israel (D-NY) Joins Michael Best Strategies as Senior Counselor...

Michael Best Strategies LLC announced today that Congressman Steve Israel, the eight-term congressman and former member of the U.S. House of Representatives...
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Effectively Engaging Your Member of Congress

The US Congress takes frequent recesses and is often criticized for what is perceived to be a part time working schedule, with the House...