General What Won’t They Do Next?

What Won’t They Do Next?

By Caleb Levine, Intern at Unfold, Inc. Image ©DonkeyHotey / CC-By Attr Congress was not designed to get things done quickly or easily. A combination of factors, including conflicting agendas, archaic procedures, and the existence of the filibuster ensures that little gets done. Because of this, most effort expended to pass legislation is wasted, as …

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General 30 under 30 Leaders of Tomorrow

30 under 30 Leaders of Tomorrow

Unfold is partnering with the Center for Development and Strategy on a number of initiatives supporting young leaders, policy-makers, and professional advocates. The following is a guest post from Sabrina Hyseni of CDS. The business landscape is fundamentally changing due to increased competition, new economic models and dwindling resources. Thus, emerging future leaders should have …

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General State Legislative Trends

State Legislative Trends

We recently sponsored a webinar in partnership with GAIN covering some of the major themes in state legislation and state ballot propositions as we close out 2016 and look ahead to 2017. We talked a bit about the growth of interest in RFRA and Recreational Marijuana, among several other topics. Check out the presentation! State …

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General Social Media Tips for Government Relations Professionals

Social Media Tips for Government Relations Professionals

Social media is, of course, crucial to stay top-of-mind for legislators, their staff, and your stakeholders. However, there are unique characteristics to the field of government relations that can derail your message if you’re not careful. Take a look at the three tips below to optimize your social media strategy. Stay On Message You want …

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General 4 Tips for Government Relations Professionals

4 Tips for Government Relations Professionals

Written by Nicholas Johns Director of Strategy, CDS Published by Unfold, Aug. 9th 2016  These tips are meant to be some key rules of thumb for people aspiring to work in, or who are just starting out in, the exciting and rewarding field of government relations. Cheers to your career on K Street! 1. Know …

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General Signed into law on July 29th

Signed into law on July 29th

The following bills were enacted and signed into law by President Obama one week ago on July 29th. H.R. 2607: To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 7802 37th Avenue in Jackson Heights, New York, as the “Jeanne and Jules Manford Post Office Introduced: June 2, 2015 Sponsor: Rep. Joseph …

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