The Legislative Programs Office (LPO) serves  as the central point of contact for state elected officials and their staff  regarding transportation issues, Department programs, legislation and constituent inquiries. LPO directs and coordinates the Department's legislative lobbying efforts, as well as planning, policy and budgetary analyses and recommendations on legislative issues. LPO also works with members and staff of the Florida House of Representatives, Florida Senate, Executive Office of the Governor, Executive and Cabinet agencies and other interested parties.