Government Affairs

Idaho, Power Moves and the Executive Order

By FOCUS, A Leonine Business In case you missed it, some constitutional confusion happened in Idaho last week and it left us questioning executive orders and who can issue them. Republican Gov. Brad Little was away for a few days, in Texas, and left Republican Lt. Gov. Janice McGeachin to keep an eye on the […]

LPA’s Todd Bailey Talks Cannabis Legalization on the Three Wells Podcast

Our very own Todd Bailey this week sat in on the Three Wells podcast with their co-founder Jason Turner to discuss the future of the cannabis industry and legalization, lobbying and how to use PR the right way. Todd is the President of Leonine Ventures, which provides government affairs and PR for companies of all […]

2020 Vermont Legislative Session Timeline

Part 1 – Pre-COVID 19 – January and February 2020 The Vermont Legislature convenes in early January.  Lieutenant Governor David Zuckerman announces he will challenge Governor Phil Scott for the state’s highest office. This announcement puts the focus on the election as Senate President Pro Tem Tim Ashe and Senator Debbie Ingram announce they will […]


FOCUS, a Leonine Public Affairs business, has announced an online 50-state COVID-19 resources website, updated daily and available to the general public. “COVID-19 policy is being handled on a state-by-state basis, making this website an invaluable resource for policymakers and government affairs professionals during this unprecedented time,” said Leif Johnson, President of FOCUS. “From stay-at-home […]