Policy Insider's Report: Chapter One

POLITICO Pro surveyed over 1,400 policy professionals to better understand the experiences and challenges of experts responsible for influencing policy at the highest levels of government.

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INFOGRAPHIC BY POLITICO PRO DATAPOINT STAFF In-person visits to a member’s Washington, D.C. office are the most effective advocacy strategy to influence lawmakers who are undecided on an issue, acc...
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Morning Consult, in partnership with POLITICO, ran a survey of almost 2,000 voters. This select group of participants answered a range of questions, including a number of questions about the shutdown ...
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Congressional teams have a number of priorities and responsibilities in the early days after an election. You’re working to become an expert on your new colleagues, you’re trying to stay on top of...
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We are entering the 27th day of the government shutdown - officially the longest government shutdown in American history - and negotiations seem to be at a stalemate. President Trump insists that he w...
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To receive federal funding, federal agencies must begin developing their budgets 18 months ahead of the next fiscal year. They must also monitor the progress of their requests as they are pushed and p...
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While federal spending increased over the past four quarters with large gains for defense, state and local government expenditures far outpace federal spending. POLITICO Pro’s DataPoint team created...