Capitol Resources Expands into Texas

Former Rick Perry Chief of Staff to Lead TX Operation (Austin, TX) – Capitol Resources LLC is expanding its lobbying firm into Texas by joining forces with Ray Sullivan. He has served on the senior staffs of two Texas governors and worked for three members of Congress and more than a dozen political campaigns, including…

Barbour Weighs in on Democratic Debate

Capitol Resources Managing Partner Henry Barbour was was interviewed on Squawk Box on CNBC following Tuesday night’s Democratic debate between presidential candidates Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders, Martin O’Malley, Jim Webb, and Lincoln Chafee. He was featured alongside Burson-Marsteller CEO Don Baer.

RGA picks Paul Bennecke for executive director slot

The Republican Governors Association has tapped a veteran committee insider, Georgia political hand Paul Bennecke, to serve as the group’s executive director under its newly elected chairman, Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam.

The Barbour Gang Rides to Thad Cochran’s Rescue

When Mississippi Sen. Thad Cochran filed papers to run for another term, the snowy-haired Republican listed the address of his campaign as a P.O. box in Tupelo, a town best known as the birthplace of Elvis Presley and a hub of the state’s conservative, northeast corner.

How Thad Cochran Bounced Back from Disaster

Thad Cochran’s political resurrection began with a campaign shakeup and ended with a Hail Mary television ad. Just three weeks ago, in the dead of night on June 3, the Mississippi senator’s staff sat shaken and dejected, crestfallen at the results of a primary that deprived the six-term incumbent of an electoral majority. With Cochran…

Capitol Resources Expands into Georgia

Tuesday, November 19, 2013 –FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE— CONTACT—Henry Barbour (601) 948-6020 or Paul Bennecke (404) 969-9559 Capitol Resources Expands into Georgia ConnectSouth Partners with Capitol Resources (Atlanta, GA)- Capitol Resources LLC is expanding its lobbying firm into Georgia by joining forces with ConnectSouth. ConnectSouth is headed by Tony Simon, Clint Austin and Paul Bennecke and…

US House needs to tackle immigration reform this fall: Henry Barbour

By Contributing Op-Ed columnist (Henry Barbour) on September 13, 2013 at 6:54 AM When it comes to fixing our broken immigration system, the United States is at a crossroads and the U.S. House of Representatives is driving the car. There can be no question as to whether our immigration system is working and if our…

Henry Barbour – Looking to the GOP Future

Henry Barbour featured on RNC autopsy: Same message, different packaging? MSNBC’s Thomas Roberts talks to the RNC’s Henry Barbour and a political power panel, including MSNBC Contributors Perry Bacon and Susan Del Percio and Ben LaBolt of the Obama 2012 Campaign about the RNC post-election autopsy report. Visit breaking news

Capitol Resources Expands into Tennessee

Former GOP Leader to Lead TN Operation (Nashville, TN)-Capitol Resources, the South’s leading government relations and lobbying firm, with offices across the region, is pleased to announce Tennessee Republican Party Executive Director Adam Nickas will head the firm’s office in the Volunteer State. Nickas led the Tennessee Republican Party’s highly successful effort to expand the…

Henry Barbour Winter Meeting in Charlotte

REPUBLICANS AIM TO COURT MINORITY VOTERS… A GOP task force charged with identifying winning strategies and broadening the party’s appeal with minority voters will deliver its recommendations to the Republican National Committee in March, Mississippi National Committeeman Henry Barbour said Thursday afternoon. “We have real challenges and we did get whipped,” in the 2012 election, Barbour…