2018 is Farm Bill year in the U.S. Congress. What that means is that some legislators will argue
for reduction or elimination of the farmers' safety net. The following article presents statistical
information that refutes the notion that Crop Insurance support by the Federal Government represents
is some kind of corporate welfare.
The Crop Insurance Agents Association of PA is planning a DC road trip to visit with Members of Congress and staff.
It will take place after March 15 -- no worries! As we get closer, you will be invited to participate.
Article and Road Trip
firm was established
April 1, 1999, by veteran lobbyist
Phillips who started this business after 25
years experience in governmental and public
affairs in Harrisburg, PA, and Washington, DC.
PHILLIPS ASSOCIATES is a full-service
professional services firm that provides
and association services as well as “other
duties as requested” on an as-needed basis
consistent with your goals and the firm’s
PHILLIPS ASSOCIATES has as a core philosophy
that the bottom line is credibility. Without
trust there is nothing. We promise to represent
your interests with integrity and respect,
complying with Pennsylvania statutes and
regulations. That means that sometimes we may
tell you want you may not want to hear but frankly
believe you want candor from a contracted
provider such as my firm. When it comes to
lobbying, I believe that the cornerstone of
successful lobbying is the firm or association I
represent. Key to that are the members who
should regard themselves as Citizen Lobbyists. I
also promise to keep confidential information
confidential in compliance with relevant
privacy law and rule. Where the law or rule
requires disclosure, I will do so faithfully to
the best of my ability to accurately report my
role in achieving your purpose based on the
information given to me by my clients.