Introduction

Knowing the policy process and terminology can help individuals feel more confident in meetings with legislative offices. This training introduces viewers to the language of policymaking, including steps in the legislative process, important vocabulary words, the main types of policies that exist, and how researchers can get involved.

Training Video

Other Training Topics

  • Interacting with Policymakers

  • Science Policy and Advocacy Roles in the U.S. Congress

  • Messaging Science for Legislators

  • Disseminating Fact Sheets to Legislators