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Bipartisan in composition and approach, The Smith-Free Group maintains close working relationships with Members of the Senate and the House of Representatives, Congressional Committee Staff, and federal departments within the Executive Branch.
Rather than mimicking the trend toward larger, one size fits all consulting firms, The Smith-Free Group maintains a focused, personalized structure. All of the firm’s professionals have worked in Congress and/or the Executive Branch, have extensive legislative and regulatory experience, and all participate in the work for each client.
Bridging the Gap
The firm provides its clients a link between the business and political communities. We pride ourselves on being a bipartisan firm from Day 1. For over 25 years, our Republicans and Democrats have come together to help clients develop winning strategies and maintain the premium relationships with policymakers.
The Big Casino – Debt Ceiling End Game
“We’re in the end game now.” –Dr. Strange, “Avengers: Endgame” We wrote a few weeks ago how the discussions around the debt ceiling had moved, to borrow a metaphor from …