Dynamics and the Legislative Process
What our clients say
about Congressional Dynamics and the Legislative
"High-level, technical information presented in concise, relatable
manner." -- Director of Health Policy,
"I now have a better understanding of the
working of Congress and I see why the legislative
process can be so long. It all was very useful since
this is a new area of work for me-I feel better
equipped to perform the duties of my job."
-- Attendee, Administrative Office of the US Courts
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"The use of anecdotes and examples to illustrate the issues was outstanding--really brought the subject to life."
-- VP, BAE Systems
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-- Government Affairs staffer, federal agency (23
years experience working with Congress)
"Very informative and detailed/extremely
helpful. Very beneficial to anyone in legislative
"The speakers were outstanding! Thoroughly
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"I am in awe of the speakers' credentials &
experience - simply outstanding. Great
handouts and Deskbook."
"Takes basics and fills in all the gaps. Great
"Better able to strategize regarding lobbying
efforts and better able to inform my members
on status of legislation." -- Government Affairs staffer, national
"Best day I have spent. Crammed years into
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"Helps me to understand the 'real deal' on the
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"Will help me understand what is happening to
legislation affecting my agency."
A must for understanding legislative process." -- Sr. Research Associate, New Jersey Housing
and Mortgage Finance Agency
"Everybody in my office should take this class."
"Greatly contributed to my working knowledge
of how legislation is formed, amended, passed and
championed. This kind of 'insider' info is
invaluable." -- Congressional
Affairs/Corporate Communications Officer
"I was able to get the info I needed in one day."
"This is a great introductory course as well as a
"I have tried to learn this info by watching C-SPAN
and reading an old Understanding Congress notebook,
but this class is what I needed to bring it all
"Excellent class. I learned more today than
I had even hoped for."
"Will allow me to understand the process behind ther budget and
appropriations legislation affecting my department."
-- Workshop Attendee, NGO
"Being in the military, I feel all persons who
handle Congressional Correspondence should attend
this conference. Highly recommended."
-- Workshop Attendee, Office of the Secretary of the
"Excellent job! This information is very useful in my work!"
"Jam packed full of info."
"Gave excellent understanding of process."
"Very helpful seminar--useful for anyone trying to
make sense of the US legislative process.
Thanks!!" -- Vice President of Public Affairs, WesCorp
"Outstanding speakers with impeccable
knowledge and experience."
"Very informative and easy to understand."
-- Congressional Liaison Specialist, National Park
"I thoroughly enjoyed it! The information gave me a
terrific background of how Congress operates." -- Executive Assistant, Fortune 500 company
"Covers the main issues of concern to lobbyists,
associations, agencies, etc. Helped
to gel information together to provide a good
overall picture of legislative activities."
"This course gives a general overview of the
legislative process. I think it is good for
all grade levels."
"Good background and useful printed material to use
as a reference."
"Speakers were extremely well prepared and
effectively broke down the information so it was
easy to understand. It will help me to better
understand the process when tracking legislation."
-- Workshop Attendee, Occidental International Corp
"Speakers very knowledgeable and held my
interest. This program has enhanced my general
knowledge and helped me gain a greater understanding
of the legislative process." --
Workshop Attendee, Food Distributors International
"Greatly added to my own understanding of
legislative process." --
Workshop Attendee, U.S. Coast Guard
"Extremely informative and current--easy to
"Speakers are knowledgeable and expert in subject
matter, and explanations to class were clear, simple
and precise." -- Workshop Attendee,
Dept. of Labor
"The program was very informative and the
speakers were excellent."
-- Workshop Attendee, Occidental
"Speakers made the legislative process interesting." -- Workshop Attendee, American Humane
"Perfect balance of basic historical background
and complex procedural info. Strongly recommend."
-- Public Affairs Specialist, Office of Justice
"Tons of info. Very good program." --
Manager State Government Affairs, Eastman Kodak Co.
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