Request for Proposals for Lobbying Services
The Kansas Library Association is soliciting proposals from experienced and qualified professionals who are interested in entering into a contract to work collaboratively with the KLA Council, Governmental Affairs Committee, and KLA staff members to represent the Association as a State Legislative Lobbyist for the 2015 session of the Kansas Legislature.
Proposals will be received at the KLA Office, 1020 SW Washburn, Topeka, Kansas, until close of business, December 12, 2014. Proposals received after the time fixed for the receipt of proposals shall not be considered.
The project will require contractor to furnish all labor, materials, equipment, tools, supervision, communications, reproduction, and facilities necessary to perform the desired services. The work includes, but is not limited to the following:
In accordance with standards and criteria of the Kansas Library Association, assist the Association in furthering its legislative agenda and securing state funding. The Association’s legislative agenda will include, but not be limited to:
1. Maintenance of State Aid to public libraries;
2. Maintenance of Certified School librarians in Kansas public school districts; and
3. other legislative priorities identified by the KLA Council and the Governmental Affairs Committee.
KLA reserves the right to reject any and all proposals.