"An incoming budget analyst should be required to
take this." -- Program Analyst, Budget
Division, National Science Foundation
"Working in grassroots lobbying & gov't relations I
found this seminar to be informative and
extremely helpful." -- Program Assistant, American Bankers
"[Now] I can communicate more effectively with my
co-workers when speaking about Congressional issues."
for understanding some of US political mechanisms."
-- Assistant Naval Attache, British Defence Staff,
"Stimulating and practical! Made a
complicated process understandable and realistic."
"Great program!" -- Administrative
Assistant, Am. Society of Clinical Oncology
"I would recommend this course & am so glad I
participated! Learned some very helpful info."
"Would suggest to co-worker. Great
introduction as to the whats and whys."
-- National Service Officer, Fleet Reserve
"This is a very understandable for all levels and
the material is very detailed and great for
"Would recommend to someone with little or no
previous congressional experience." --
Program Analyst, DEA
"Good general info for foreign diplomat."
-- Attache, foreign embassy
"I would have liked to have attended sooner."
"Great basic course for newcomers to legislative
process. Also a good refresher course for those
who've been around awhile." -- Deputy
Director, National Guard Association of the U.S.
"In my new duties I will be following bills,
attending hearings, writing correspondence using
Conference Reports, and also looking up and pulling
bills. This course provided a good background
in helping with my new duties and responsibilities."
"All speakers provided information in clear and
"Excellent overview of the government and the
legislative process." -- Workshop Attendee, Sandia National
"Impressed with depth of knowledge. An overall better understanding of how Congress works and who the major players will be in the 112th."
"As a Research Specialist, it will aid me in
tracking legislation more effectively."
provided me with good insight into the way
Congress works and as a result will enable me to
more easily understand future proceedings. In
my area of Defense this will be of considerable
value when spending debates are underway."
"I would encourage people with the same work
experience [5 years] to attend this program.
It has enhanced my understanding, cleared
confusion, and dusted off previous knowledge."
-- Manager, Food Distributors International
"Very well put together and explained."
-- Workshop Attendee, U.S. Postal Service
"In an ever-changing congressional environment, this
class gives you the tools needed to get the job
done." -- Legislative Liaison, U.S.
Department of Commerce
"I would encourage another member of my office to
attend in order to gain informative insight on
Congress, Members and their functions."
-- Workshop Attendee, HQ USAF Reserve Personnel
"For a short seminar, it had a lot of concise
summaries of what is pertinent to the legislative
process. It cleared up ambiguities about
nomenclature & procedures."
"Great program. Helped give the Big
Picture and details you need to understand it."
"Program provides attendee a broad understanding of
all facets of Congress. Excellent!"
-- Captain, Air Combat Command, Financial Analysis
"A good, thorough introduction. Materials
are helpful reference."
"Very useful program.... The speakers brought
out points that aren't usually discussed."
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