State Government Affairs
State Policymaker Conferences in the Age of COVID-19 (Part 2)
September 28, 2020 | Billy Culleton
State government affairs professionals have made considerable progress conducting lobbying remotely and maintaining relationships with policy stakeholders during 2020. State policymaker groups, like the National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL) or American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC), have adjusted to the “new normal” as well by offering audiences digital programming options in place of traditional in-person conferencing that typically fills up the summer calendar. With a handful of virtual state policymaker conferences now completed, we see several trends that could show up as we move towards the election and into 2021.