10 Steps to a Successful Capitol Hill Fly-In Day

10 Steps to a Successful Capitol Hill Fly-In Day

Capitol Hill Fly-In August 6, 2018 By: Elissa Myers, CAE

In the current highly charged political climate, more associations are getting into federal political advocacy. If your organization has never held a fly-in to bring your members to meet with lawmakers (or even if you have), follow these steps to set your day up for success and draw congressional attention to the value of your industry or profession.

Anyone who follows the news knows that political activism has been on the rise. According to a Washington Post-Kaiser Family Foundation poll, one in five Americans has protested in the streets or participated in a political rally since the beginning of 2016, with nearly 20 percent doing so for the first time....