Political Action is Everyone's Business

Political Action Committees (PACís) and political action is all about influence - YOUR influence with government officials who pass the laws and regulations effecting your bottom line. There are times that local, state and federal regulations strike at the core of an operation, creating a negative and sometimes devastating impact.

To protect your business, political action is YOUR business! The ability to react swiftly to issues that effect you is critical, and that means rousing members to build fighting coalitions.

Fighting Funds You Can Support

Table of Contents

How To Build A Coalition
How To Mobilize Your Supporters
     Organize Your Group and Strategy
     Tackle Hands-On Activities
     Texas Legislative Affairs Conference
      TRAís Political Action Committee
How To Lobby Public Officials
     Be a Source of Reliable Information
     "Hired Guns"
Using Media To Make Your Voice Heard

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