Connection with the press or other media: (1) No railway servant shall, except with the previous sanction of the Government, own wholly or in part, or conduct or participate in the editing or management of, any newspaper or other periodical publication or electronic media.
Mr. Gardner is a retired Air Force Reserves lieutenant colonel and represents clients in the areas of government contracts, business and commercial law, government affairs and relations, campaign and election law, and administrative and regulatory law.” As a representative, he receives an annual salary of $30,000, travel and per diem expenses, life and health insurance, and a pension.
Although his communications continued to fail to produce the desired breakthrough needed to avoid the threatened lawsuit, he remained hopeful that exposing the bad practices of El Paso County’s child support enforcement contractor would bring about changes in the way the child support enforcement system, including courts, treated fathers.
His method was – Blast (dissecting products to discern key competitive advantages), Create (detailed analysis of the disassembled products, identifying those functions of concern and soliciting ideas for improving), Refine (selecting the most value adding, cost-effective ideas and preparing a business case for the implementation of the proposals).
For almost a year from June 16, 2010 to July 7, 2011, Mr. Johnson continued to maintain contact with government officials, including legislators, the news media, and the ACLU, and continued to learn more about the national system of child support enforcement.