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A federal affairs firm in Washington, DC that listens to you and creates a strategy especially tailored to fit your goals. 

Bill Hanka has 25 years of proven success advocating for private sector and local government clients.


Nov. 2, 2023: Congratulations to the City of Sterling Heights, Michigan, for a $125,000 COPS Hiring grant

March 15, 2023: Congratulations to the Road Commission for Oakland County, Michigan, for a $2 million Strengthening Mobility and Revolutionizing Transportation (SMART) grant.

Feb. 1, 2023: Congratulations to Macomb County and the City of Sterling Heights, Michigan, for a $1 million Safe Streets and Roads for All action plan grant.

Oct. 28, 2022: Congratulations to the Port of Cleveland and the Port of Detroit on their grant awards from the Fiscal Year 2022 Port Infrastructure Development Grant Program, totaling over $43 million.

​​This Week's DC Trivia:

​It is now common for the White House to host State Dinners outdoors in the Rose Garden or on the South Lawn.  Who was the first president to hold an outdoors State Dinner: (1) President John Kennedy; (2) President Lyndon Johnson; or (3) President Jimmy Carter?


The first State Dinner held outside on the White House grounds was hosted by President Lyndon Johnson and First Lady Lady Bird Johnson for Chancellor Ludwig Erhard of West Germany in the Rose Garden on June 12, 1964.