Monday, April 14, 2014

Episode 15 - Connecting with Agencies through Your Legislator


Host Craig Price calls the Advocacy Hotline to talk to the guru, Stephanie Vance, about getting in touch with federal agencies through our legislators.

The question this week: Sometimes it’s a federal agency that’s in charge of a regulation you oppose now that it is a law. How can we get through to those agencies with help from our representatives?

 

If you have questions about politics, advocacy or influence, be sure to email questions@advocacyhotline.com. Also visit Stephanie's website http://www.advocacyguru.com to learn more about how you can be a more effective advocate or how you build long-term relationships with legislators and their staffs.


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Monday, April 07, 2014

Episode 14 - "Lobby Days"


Host Craig Price calls the Advocacy Hotline to talk to the guru, Stephanie Vance, about “Lobby Days”

The question this week: What is the term Lobby days mean and how does it play a part in advocacy?

If you have questions about politics, advocacy or influence, be sure to email questions@advocacyhotline.com. Also visit Stephanie's website http://www.advocacyguru.com to learn more about how you can be a more effective advocate or how you build long-term relationships with legislators and their staffs.


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Monday, March 31, 2014

Episode 13 - What Congress Can and Cannot Do


Host Craig Price calls the Advocacy Hotline to talk to the guru, Stephanie Vance, about Congress can and cannot do.

The question this week: The powers of government seem both vast and limiting at the same time. How can I figure out what Congress can and cannot do?

If you have questions about politics, advocacy or influence, be sure to email questions@advocacyhotline.com. Also visit Stephanie's website http://www.advocacyguru.com to learn more about how you can be a more effective advocate or how you build long-term relationships with legislators and their staffs.


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Monday, March 24, 2014

Episode 12 - Connecting with Legislators via Social Media


Host Craig Price calls the Advocacy Hotline to talk to the guru, Stephanie Vance, about using social media to interact with our representatives

The question this week: Everybody is so connected online and in so many ways.  Is there any way to use the various social media outlets to connect with legislators?

If you have questions about politics, advocacy or influence, be sure to email questions@advocacyhotline.com. Also visit Stephanie's website http://www.advocacyguru.com to learn more about how you can be a more effective advocate or how you build long-term relationships with legislators and their staffs.


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Monday, March 17, 2014

Episode 11 - Identifying Campaign Contributors


Host Craig Price calls the Advocacy Hotline to talk to the guru, Stephanie Vance, about how to find out who is contributing to your legislator’s campaign

The question this week: With so many special interest groups in the political mix with often less than desirable agendas - How do I find out who is contributing to a legislator’s campaign so I can know who’s influencing them.

If you have questions about politics, advocacy or influence, be sure to email questions@advocacyhotline.com. Also visit Stephanie's website http://www.advocacyguru.com to learn more about how you can be a more effective advocate or how you build long-term relationships with legislators and their staffs.


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Monday, March 10, 2014

Episode 10 - Connecting with Legislators


Host Craig Price calls the Advocacy Hotline to talk to the guru, Stephanie Vance, about to talk directly to your legislator without going through all the hoops.

The question this week: Contacting your representative can seem like a chore, especially when you constantly get the runaround and sent from one staffer to another.  How do I talk directly to my legislator without going through all the hoops?

If you have questions about politics, advocacy or influence, be sure to email questions@advocacyhotline.com. Also visit Stephanie's website http://www.advocacyguru.com to learn more about how you can be a more effective advocate or how you build long-term relationships with legislators and their staffs.


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Monday, March 03, 2014

Episode 9 - Presidential and Congressional Budget Proposals


Host Craig Price calls the Advocacy Hotline to talk to the guru, Stephanie Vance, about presidential and congressional budget proposals.

The question this week: Most people don’t have a clue how a bill is passed or what happens to it before it becomes a law. Is it important for me to know more that the basics?

If you have questions about politics, advocacy or influence, be sure to email questions@advocacyhotline.com. Also visit Stephanie's website http://www.advocacyguru.com to learn more about how you can be a more effective advocate or how you build long-term relationships with legislators and their staffs.


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