Since 1980, the partners of Milliron Goodman have provided effective government relations and lobbyist strategies, providing the desired results for our clients. Our experience in advocacy and public affairs is unparalleled.
It Matters to You, It Matters to Us
New legislation can be critically important to your business, industry, or organization. Milliron Goodman provides the experience and expertise to advance your position while advocating on your behalf in a clear, concise way in order to achieve your desired goals.
We will develop effective strategies and innovative tactics to educate leaders, guide public discourse, and help our clients achieve success through the legislative process. Our Harrisburg, PA location directly across from the Capitol, allows our staff to effectively lobby and advocate for your business, industry or organization.
Working at the intersection of business and government, Milliron Goodman takes pride in providing big-firm reach, strong relationships, and proven results with the kind of personal attention and commitment you can only get from an independent, bipartisan firm.
Because of its distinguished and successful beginnings, the team at Milliron Goodman know the history of many issues that come before the Legislature. Knowing how and when these laws and regulations came about enables us to forecast an issue’s outcome. The firm’s depth of knowledge, trusted relationships, and unparalleled experience helps it to develop the most effective solutions for your advocacy needs.
Public Funding/Economic Development/ Grant Writing
The Pennsylvania appropriations process is a long and demanding process that can be difficult to navigate. Milliron Goodman employees possess the knowledge and expertise to help guide you through this process in the most efficient and effective manner.
Whether you are looking for public funding through a line-item in the budget or grant funding through programs like the Commonwealth Financing Authority (CFA) or Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program (RACP), we will work with you to accomplish your funding goals at a high rate of success. We are capable of assisting clients complete the application process and will work with them all the way through the implementation of the project. Milliron Goodman employees have personal experience working in the Senate and House in the public funding appropriation process and currently have connections to lawmakers and staff that make these decisions today.
Changes in energy policies happen fast in Harrisburg so it’s important to have representation that will track legislation, lobby on your behalf, and help you build connections with the legislature and state agencies. Milliron Goodman has an experienced team of professionals that have been working on energy issues in the Commonwealth for decades.
Milliron Goodman helps assist clients who work in the natural gas, public utility, renewable, and retail supply sectors. We are not only capable of lobbying the General Assembly, but we also work with executive departments and regulatory agencies to accomplish your goals. We understand the need to work towards creating and maintaining sound energy policy with the goal of a diversified energy grid and keeping costs low for everyone.
Political Action Committees (PACs) can be invaluable to a politically active organization but are the least understood component in the political process. While a PAC's main goal is to provide vital funding to campaigns, Political Action Committee contributions assist in raising the level of awareness about important issues. In doing so, we enable Legislators to make intelligent and more informed decisions.
From development of a budget and fundraising plan, to ensuring that your Political Action Committee fully complies with laws and regulations, the professionals at Milliron Goodman offer expert guidance throughout the entire process.
Milliron Goodman Professional Services is the premier choice for nonprofits who are committed to advancing their cause, growing their impact, and advocating for their mission. Our full-service association management solutions are best suited for associations who have outgrown the availability and expertise of member volunteers, and who are looking for efficient and flexible management that includes expert-level guidance combined with vast experience. If this sounds like you, an Association Management Company model could be an exceptional fit!
Milliron Goodman believes in providing high-quality, cost-effective options to further your organization's mission and vision. Whether you need help bringing a specific project to completion, ongoing strategic planning and management, membership expansion, or even a renewed approach to member outreach , Milliron Goodman creates customized packages to fit the specific needs and budget of every organization.
Time and time again, experience has proven that localizing an issue is among the most effective ways to get the attention of a Legislator. Having a well-developed and nurtured grassroots initiative is fundamental to a successful lobbying strategy.
The professionals at Milliron Goodman take a hands-on approach when developing and managing a grassroots initiative for our clients. A knowledgeable informed client base provides a powerful network that helps Legislators and their staff “connect the dots” between an issue and how it will impact their constituents.
Our team of legislative professionals will read, analyze and track every new bill and proposed regulation that could affect our clients.
Not a day goes by that a member of our team isn’t seen in the Capitol. Whether this is attending a committee meeting, listening to testimony at a hearing, or obtaining news off the floor of the House or Senate, our team is on top of your issue in all areas of public policy and legislation.
You are kept informed of any Public Affairs, Advocacy or Government Relations updates that include the latest information with reports and communications pertaining to your issue.
The ability to successfully draft and guide a bill through the legislative process, ensuring all aspects and procedural requirements are met, is a key component to our clients’ success.
Andy has mastered the ability to organize and lead legislative initiatives in the committees of Licensure, Health, Agriculture, Transportation, and Consumer Affairs. His clear, concise communication style provides the critical analysis needed for drafting legislation. He works regularly with Department policy makers to develop and implement regulations that create an improved business or healthcare environment for our clients.
Every member of the Milliron Goodman team is a seasoned political professional with experience in the legislative process.
Every one of our clients’ strategic communications plans are uniquely designed to complement and enhance our government relations efforts by amplifying the reach and impact of our messaging. We combine innovative thinking with common sense solutions to create synergistic strategies that deliver results.
Our core services include public and legislative outreach, media relations, graphic design, website design, event planning, digital communications, social media management, crisis communications, media training, and member outreach. These are carefully woven into a tailored strategy to meet the exact needs of an organization and can be easily adapted to the ever-changing political climate.
"PMTA could not accomplish what Milliron Goodman does on our behalf. The staff is extremely responsive and always there for us no matter what day of the week or the time of day. They are always willing to tell our members’ story. Milliron Goodman has all the right connections to get the job done."
Joe Butzer, Interim President of Pennsylvania Motor Truck Association