SACRAMENTO, CA – John Latimer of Capitol Advocacy was listed in the 2019 edition of Capitol Weekly’s “Top 100”:
Every year when we put this list together, we wonder if we should be focusing strictly on the lobbyists, who have such an outsized influence on policy. One of the reasons is John Latimer’s firm, Capitol Advocacy, which handles business regulation, tort reform, consumer concerns and environmental regulation, among many other issues. There are scores of clients at Capitol Advocacy – we won’t list them all, but you get the idea: Comcast, American Airlines, 21st Century Fox, a number of cities in San Diego County, Jack in the Box and L.A. County, to name a few. A year after an unsuccessful 1998 run for an Assembly seat, Latimer set up his own lobbying shop. Earlier, he had worked in the Capitol as a chief of staff and as a consultant to several Assembly committees, including Appropriations and G.O.