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The Ferguson Group, LLC

Headquartered in Washington D.C., The Ferguson Group specializes in representing local governments before Congress and the Administration. We pride ourselves on our ability to serve public sector clients of all sizes, enabling us to remain among the top independent lobbying firms in Washington. We specialize in securing policy and regulatory changes, federal funding, grants, and authorizations for cities, counties, towns, institutions of higher education, non-profit organizations, private companies, and national associations. We play a leadership role in helping both the Administration and Congress understand how changes in Washington affect local communities so our clients can build stronger communities for this generation and the next.

For over 30 years, TFG has been the preeminent provider of federal advocacy services to public agencies and private companies seeking to advance or protect their interests in Washington D.C.’s complex legislative and regulatory arenas.

Our depth of expertise, commitment and effectiveness are reflected in a proven track record of delivering measurable results for our clients in federal funding, authorizations and policy and regulatory decision-making processes. Our knowledge of both Congress and the Administration provides our clients with unique strategic advantages that put our clients in the best position possible to be successful. TFG clients do not just participate in the federal process... they lead and shape federal policies and funding opportunities in ways that will make a significant difference to those the communities they serve.


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Towns of Surf City and North Topsail Beach, NC, Secure $237 Million from the Corps of Engineers to Construct Critical Beach Renourishment Project

Posted on Tuesday, January 14, 2020
By Stephanie Missert | 0 Comments

TFG, alongside Poyner Spruill LLC, worked with the Topsail Island Shoreline Protection Commission (TISPC) in North Carolina to secure a $237 million construction “new start” from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to build the Surf City and North Topsail Beach Project, a critical beach nourishment project that was authorized in the Water Resources Reform and Development Act of 2014.

TFG Hosts Webinar of Federal Funding Opportunities to Combat the Opioid Crisis

Posted on Friday, November 22, 2019
By Gabrielle Bronstein | 0 Comments

On Wednesday September 20, 2019, TFG in partnership with the National Association of County Administrators (NACA) and ecivis held a webinar on “Federal Funding Opportunities to Combat the Opioid Crisis.” The webinar highlighted federal funding opportunities for local governments and looked ahead to the 2020 opioid federal agenda. 

The webinar featured speakers from the Center for Disease Control and the Executive Office of the President. These panelists discussed what their offices are doing to combat the opioid epidemic and how local governments can stay involved and engaged with them.

Missed the webinar? You can access the powerpoint presentation, which includes a list of resources and contact information here. You can also view the webinar in its entirety by registering through our portal here.


TFG to Host Webinar on Funding to Combat the Opioid Crisis

Posted on Friday, November 8, 2019
By Gabrielle Bronstein | 0 Comments

TFG in partnership with NACA and eCivis will be hosting a comprehensive webinar on federal funding opportunities available to local governments and non-profits to combat the opioid crisis. The hour-long webinar will be held on Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 2 P.M. EST.

The webinar will provide background information on the avenues federal opioid funding is general filtered through including the Department of Justice and the Department of Health and Human Services. The webinar will highlight four upcoming grant opportunities that provide funding for law enforcement, treatment and recovery services, and rural healthcare programming.

In addition, we are excited to announce that a representative from the Center for Disease Control (CDC) will also be presenting on the webinar, and will discussing the September 2019 announcement by the Trump Administration regarding an increase in federal opioid funding. The funding will grant more than $900 million in new funding to the CDC for opioid related programs.

The webinar is intended to help local communities recognize options available to them at the federal level and understand changes to this funding coming in 2020 and beyond.  We hope you can join us!

Click here to register today or contact your client manager for questions.