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How to Engage Lawmakers in the District

How to Engage Lawmakers in the District

By Chris Rodriguez | July 30, 2019

With August upon us, capitol buildings across the nation are starting to empty as lawmakers in Washington and state capitals head back to their districts. Smart advocacy organizations will follow them home. Reaching lawmakers in their district, when they are free of the hustle that comes with a session, is a solid opportunity for organizations…

Webinar: How to Engage When Legislators Are Out of Session

Webinar: How to Engage When Legislators Are Out of Session

By Chris Rodriguez | July 24, 2019

  Take a look at a congressional calendar and you’ll see a funny thing. Eleven months of the year, lawmakers spend significant time in session. Even in December, the House and the Senate get work done before breaking for the holidays. But August is always almost completely blank. The late summer is a political and…