Clifton Government Relations primarily serves nonprofits in Tennessee that seek to understand and impact public policy. We educate, consult with, report to, monitor for and ethically and assertively lobby on behalf of our nonprofit client groups and the people they serve. We represent organizations with public policy concerns related to state and local governments.


Stewart Clifton speaking to over 500 social work students, university faculty, and practicing social workers from across Tennessee about advocacy and speaking to legislators at Social Work Day on the Hill, the annual legislative and policy event organized by NASW, Tennessee Chapter in coordination with University Social Work Programs across the state.

Governor Bill Haslam meeting with members of the Forever Green Tennessee coalition and TN Conservation Voters to emphasize his support for the Real Estate Transfer Funds for wetland protection, state land acquisition, local parks & recreation and agricultural resources.