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10 Reasons More Lobbyists are Switching to Capitol Impact's State legislative Tracking Software

Here are 10 reasons why you should be using Capitol Impact’s State Legislative Tracking System: 1. We deliver a web site with custom access levels which can be closed to…

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Overcome the Challenges of Being a Professional Lobbyist

Of all the professions to enter, the job of a professional lobbyist can be one of the most challenging. If you look at it from purely the revenue generating side,…

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Laying Out Your Advocacy Road Map – Part 2

With the New Year quickly approaching now is the time to lay out your game plan for the upcoming legislative session. An effective advocacy program is thought out and you…

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Major Upgrades to the 2014 State Legislative Tracking Software from Capitol Impact

Capitol Impact continues to build on its software theme of better communication and more functionality for lobbyists that need to track legislation. With the start of the 2014 legislative session…

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Laying Out Your Advocacy Road Map – Part 1

With the New Year quickly approaching now is the time to lay out your game plan for the upcoming legislative session. An effective advocacy program is thought out and can…

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Increase the Value of Your School's Advocacy Data

Have you ever thought about the value of your alumni, faculty, and staff in regards to advocacy? When assigning value to each of these groups, do you do so based…

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Improve Grassroots Engagement by Providing Tools to Advocates

Recently one of our clients, the Georgia PTA, had their “Advocacy Day at the Capitol” to engage their members and explain how GAPTA has worked to address the issues that…

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Gun on Campus – Structured Information for Complex Political Issues

The issue of allowing students with valid gun permits to keep and carry their guns on campus is getting an increasing amount of attention in the media. The pro groups…

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Use Online Tools to Engage Your Administration on Legislation

If you subscribe to the notion that monitoring legislation should be a collaborative process involving university decision makers, then what are the software tools that would make your environment more…

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Engage Your Administration in Legislative Issues

All public universities have are invested in the legislative process because they live and die by the sword of the state budget. However, key university decision makers may not be…

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Do you have Legislative Tracking Tunnel Vision?

One task that is common amongst government affairs personnel across the country is tracking and monitoring state and federal legislation. Depending on the size and nature of the organization, a…

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Ensure A Successful Grassroots Program with an Advocacy Gameplan

In working with various organizations that want to set up an advocacy system, we have seen both great success and failure in launching an advocacy program. We have worked with…

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