Tips for Reaching Out to State and Local Officials

This two-page RWJF Connect Policymaker Outreach document provides information focused on preparing for successful meetings with your state and local policymakers. State and local officials are an important audience for your work — just as important as members of Congress. You can apply many of the same principles you used with members of your congressional delegation in order to prepare for a successful meeting with your state and local policymakers. This brief informs you of the important differences as you develop your strategy for engaging them in your work.

Available online (password: Connect): http://www.rwjf.org/content/dam/connect/files/Tips%20for%20Reaching%20Out%20to%20State%20and%20Local%20Officials.pdf

It is included in the CJS Resource Library under the categories listed below. Select a link to find other resources in that category.

  • Communications: Provides information focused on preparing for successful meetings with your state and local policymakers.

 
This resource is also linked to the Roadmap. Select a link below to read more about each area.

  • Why? / Phase One: Provides information focused on preparing for successful meetings with your state and local policymakers.
  • What? / Phase One: Provides information focused on preparing for successful meetings with your state and local policymakers.
  • Who? / Phase One: Provides information focused on preparing for successful meetings with your state and local policymakers.
  • Communications / Phase Two: Provides information focused on preparing for successful meetings with your state and local policymakers.
  • Communications and Change Management / Phase Three: Provides information focused on preparing for successful meetings with your state and local policymakers.

 

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