Learn how to interact with state government to turn your issue into positive political change. This course will provide an introduction to the Nevada legislative process and lobbying. The focus will be on grassroots lobbying and organization. Students will learn methods and strategies for influencing policy, including using social media, forming coalitions, personal meetings and testifying during the legislative session.
Key Learning Objectives:
- Gain a basic knowledge of the Nevada Legislature, who officials are and how to work with them
- Learn how to maximize your grassroots lobbying efforts
- Understand how bills become law