April 25, 2016
As parents we often encourage our children to do better. Typically, that is a hard message to deliver – we love our kids and we want to encourage them, but we cannot be overly enthusiastic or negative a...
April 11, 2016
Today marks the first time in many years that Ryan Smith hasn’t called HighGround home. After nearly eight years at our firm, Ryan began his new career today as the Government Relations Coordinator for Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport. All of his colleag...
March 29, 2016
SB1516 is nothing short of a pure deregulation of political committees in Arizona. Under the false pretences of streamlining our system, this proposal abdicates nearly all responsibility for regulating political committees. If you think dark money ru...
March 28, 2016
Reject SB 1516 – Reject Corruption
Dear Members of the
As soon as this afternoon, you may be considering SB 1516. I urge you to reject it.
March 1, 2016
The Crucible of Public Service
Steady, purposeful, compassionate, thoughtful, quiet, humble, kind, joyful, patient, dignified and... funny.
It is understandable that this past week, a momentous announcement took
Unfortunately, in today’s political e...
February 25, 2016
The HighGround team had a big night at the 2016 Reed Awards and Conference in
February 10, 2016
House Bill 2440 grows government and shrinks our economy. HB 2440 is special interest legislation and it must be stopped.
For the past 2 ½ years, members of the Roosevelt Row Community Development Corporation (RRCDC), a not for profit, volunteer orga...
February 9, 2016
Our nation has been built on the principles of liberty, equality and fairness. For 1.2 million Arizonans, this current system does not represent any of those principles. Independent voters face a 21st century poll tax put in place by electioneer cronie...
February 1, 2016
As the people of Iowa head to their caucus locations this evening to cast their vote for a Republican or Democratic candidate, it still isn’t clear even a few hours before caucusing begins which candidate will emerge victorious on the path to New Hamps...
January 29, 2016
“Make It Happen” is our motto here at HighGround. We are honored to have the best clients and look forward to working with them every day to impact positive change for our state and our community. On occasion, we are also blessed to receive national ...