Valis Associates

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Valis Associates is a Washington DC Lobbying group with a heavily leaning GOP tilt. Their website says they are a "public policy consulting firm" offering "comprehensive government relations services", that focuses on "market-oriented solutions, deregulation, expanded trade, open markets, new business opportunities, and reduced government intrusion into the private sector". - [1]

Valis Associates' founder, Wayne Valis, worked in the Nixon, Ford and Reagan administrations, and twice worked for the American Enterprise Institute. He was also a major lobbyist for the tobacco industry. See Valis (Doc Index)

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Valis Associates registered Lobbying Clients with the House of Representatives

as of May 15, 2005

People in Group

Wayne H. Valis - Founder

source: [2]

Bio

  • June 14, 1944 - Born, Somerville, New Jersey
  • 1966 - B.A., Rutgers University
  • 1966-69 - Eastern Director, Intercollegiate Studies Institute
  • 1969-72 - Editor, The Intercollegiate Review
  • 1972-73 - American Enterprise Institute, Assistant to the Director for Legislative Analysis
  • 1973-74 - Staff Assistant to the President(Nixon)
  • 1974-77 - White House Office of Public Liaison (Ford), Director of Research and Planning
  • 1976-Sept/Oct - President Ford's campaign committee
  • 1977-80 - American Enterprise Institute, Special assistant to the president
  • 1981-83 - Special Assistant to the President (Reagan) for Public Liaison
  • 1983- - President, Valis Associates

Associations

Richard T. Schulze

sources: [3], [4]

Bio

  • Born in Philadelphia, Pa., August 7, 1929
  • 1948-49 - University of Houston
  • 1951-53 - U.S. Army during the Korean conflict;
  • ????-?? - Villanova University
  • 1968 - Temple University
  • 1969-74 - Pennsylvania state house of representatives
  • 1975-93 - U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 5th District
  • 1993 - present - Valis Associates

Associations

Matt Keelen

Matt Keelan is considered a powerhouse GOP fundraiser.

Bio

  • Loyola College - BA Political Science
  • George Washington University - MA Political Management
  • 1994-97 - Hammond and Associates - Political Fundraisers
  • 1997-2005 - Keelen Communications
  • 2005-present - Valis Associates

See Also

Contact

  • Valis Associates
  • 1700 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW,
  • Suite 950 Washington, DC 20006
  • 202.393.5055
  • info AT valisassociates.com