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Lobbying

Below is information about associations and firms that may lobby on behalf of Butler County.

Associations:

Some organizations to which Butler County pays membership dues participate in the development of legislative priorities and issues.  They are listed here.  Find more information about the legislative priorities of these organizations by following the links to their websites.

  • Iowa State Association of Counties (ISAC)

The main purpose of ISAC is to secure and maintain cooperation amount the counties and county officials, promote comprehensive study of local problems and find ways of solving them, provide methods of interchange of ideas amoung various county officials, and promote and work of the enactment of legislation that is most beneficial to the citizens of Iowa.

          *  Iowa State Association of Counties
             501 SW 7th St., Sute. Q
             Des Moines, IA 50309-4540
             http://www.iowacounties.org

          *  ISAC Legislative Priorities and Positions
             http://www.iowacounties.org/Legislative

          

  • National Association of Counties (NACo)

The National Association of Counties (NACo) is the only national organization that represents county governments in the United States.  Founded in 1935, NACo provides essential services tot he nations counties.  NACo advances issues with a unified voice before the federal government, improves the public's understanding of county government, assists counties in finding and sharing innovative solutions through education and research, and provides value-added services to save counties and taxpayers money.

           *  National Association of Counties
               25 Massachusetts Avenue, NW, Suite 500
               Washington, DC 20001
               http://www.naco.org

           *  NACo Legislation and Policy
               http://www.naco.org/