Archive for August, 2015

Drafting Federal Legislation and Amendments, 1-day course in DC, Sept. 22, 2015

Drafting Federal Legislation and Amendments, 1-day course in DC, Sept. 22, 2015

  Drafting Federal Legislation and Amendments A “how to” program for anyone who drafts federal legislation. This course helps anyone draft, revise, and review bills and amendments, with lessons especially useful to those who review legislation, prepare reports, or draft legislation and other formal legislative documents. In this course our expert faculty explain the role […]

Writing for Government and Business: Critical Thinking and Writing – 1-day course in DC, September 10, 2015

Writing for Government and Business: Critical Thinking and Writing – 1-day course in DC, September 10, 2015

Writing for Government and Business: Critical Thinking and Writing How to Compose Clear and Effective Reports, Letters, Email, and Memos This is the first course in our 2-course Word Workshop, offered throughout the year. The second course is Writing to Persuade. Do you need to improve your writing skills? This intensive one-day course helps you, […]

Regular Appropriations / Supplemental Appropriations / Continuing Resolutions (CongressionalGlossary.com)

Regular Appropriations / Supplemental Appropriations / Continuing Resolutions (CongressionalGlossary.com)

From the Congressional Glossary – Including Legislative and Budget Terms Regular Appropriations / Supplemental Appropriations / Continuing Resolutions There are three types of appropriations bills considered by the Congress. Regular appropriations bills provide funding to agencies for the next fiscal year, which runs from October 1 to September 30. Supplemental appropriations bills provide additional funding […]

Congressional Directory 2015

Congressional Directory 2015

  Congressional Directory 2015 114th Congress, 1st Session The 2015 Congressional Directory is available for pre-order – ships April 2015. This comprehensive directory lists members of the US Senate and House of Representatives, complete with color photos and a fold-out map of Capitol Hill. The 2015 Congressional Directory is wire-spiral bound for flat-fold reference and […]

Testifying Before Congress

Testifying Before Congress

  Testifying Before Congress A Practical Guide to Preparing and Delivering Testimony before Congress and Congressional Hearings for Agencies, Associations, Corporations, Military, NGOs, and State and Local Officials By William N. LaForge The practical guide to assist witnesses and their organizations prepare and deliver Congressional testimony. For use by anyone or any organization called to […]