Governors State University
Request for Proposal: State of Illinois Legislative Consulting Services
Number of Unsuccessful, Responsive Respondents:
Vendor: Barnes & Thornberg LLP, Chicago, IL
Amount: An amount not to exceed $198,000
An estimated start date of 6/15/2009 through 6/30/2012
This award is contingent upon the approval of the Board of Trustees.
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Monday, March 2, 2009
Sealed proposals will be accepted at the address below until 2:00 PM, Wednesday March 18, 2009:
One University Parkway
University Park, IL
GSU seeks proposals from experienced, professional firms to provide legislative consulting services and lobbying activities in support of the University's mission and legislative agenda.
Respondents will be expected to meet with legislators in Springfield as well as in their home districts, and to contact the Governor, Attorney General, Comptroller, Treasurer and other administrative offices in Springfield and throughout the State of Illinois to discuss relevant University issues.
Specifications will be available for download by end of day, Tuesday, March 3, 2009.
For additional information, contact:
Phone: (708) 534-4990 Ext: 3018
FAX: (708) 235-3970
Submit 5 copies of the response as defined in the specifications.
The University reserves the right to accept or reject any and all responses or parts thereof.
Illinois Department of Human Rights
(IDHR) eligibility number is required on all proposals.
This transaction is subject to the State Board of Elections registration and certification requirements of Public Act 095-0971.