Getting Your Policy Input from the Staffers Office to the Members Office
This training explores what materials/contents do legislative staff feel is most valuable for making policy recommendations to their boss; what are common mistakes groups make in meeting with legislative staff; and what are the best strategies for following-up with legislative staff after a meeting.
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Lobbyists and grasstops advocates constantly struggle with how to develop content that genuinely influences policy decision-making. And congressional staff is unlikely to tell constituent groups about shortcomings in their briefing materials or pet peeves about poorly-handled policy meetings.