Capitol & Client Comments

“Thank you for always being so forthright….”
Clients & Capitol Staff Talk about The Gualco Group, Inc.

“Thanks Jack, your team was very instrumental in making it happen! It was great working with all of you.”
Assembly member, referring to a water quality funding bill signed into law

“Just saw on the governor’s website he signed our bill. Thanks for all the hard work. I guess 4 years is the charm.”
Legislator’s legislative director, on necessary persistence

“Once folks found out (an agricultural trade association) hired you, people were like ‘Oh CRAP’ they just hired Gualco!!”
Senate staff member, referring to an adverse bill that was withdrawn

“On behalf of the entire (water district) board of directors, we want to say thank you for all your hard work on SB XXXX. The senator did a great job advocating on this issue and we could not have gotten this far without your efforts.”
Water district executive, referring to a renewable power bill that cleared all but the final hurdle; next year!

“BTW…just wanted to say thank you for always being so forthright, familiar with your bills, diplomatic and responsive. Working with some other lobbyists recently makes me appreciate the good ones like you.”
Assembly staff member

“Many thanks, we could not have done it without you and your troops.”
Water district chair, referring to a bill passed by both houses

“Congratulations to you and your team on all your hard work! We are very excited about this outcome!”
Assembly staff member, commenting on a prolonged effort to successfully halt a measure

“First time I’ve read a draft letter that was to go above my name that didn’t cause significant edits. This looks very good.”
National trade association leader, referring to a bill opposition letter to legislators and others; bill died

“I have really enjoyed working with you and your office over the years; you are truly the ‘best of the best’ in terms of the work and preparation you do and enabling us to do our jobs well. I have always valued our friendships as well.”
Assembly staff member , upon promotion to leader’s chief of staff