The Governmental Affairs Committee (or “GAC) serves to encourage and aide our members in advocating on the importance of tax-advantaged bonds to state and local governments. The committee helps coordinate our federal policy initiatives across other committees and oversees are organizational advocacy work. Check out our advocacy center to see the committee’s work.

Committee Leadership


Michael J. Busada

Butler Snow LLP
Shreveport, LA

Vice Chair

Latasha R. Thomas

Clark Hill PLC
Chicago, IL

Board Liaison

John W. Hutchinson

Nixon Peabody LLP
New York, NY

Other Resources

Take ActionGrassroots Advocacy Center

Visit to take action and advocate for municipal bond priorities.

Supporting Our Communities

Our Priorities

What are our priorities and why.