Understanding the Congressional Budget and Appropriations Processes
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The way Congress operates is complex, especially around the budget and appropriations processes. Understanding which aspects of the appropriations process affect federal science funding each year can help you know when your advocacy efforts will be most impactful to a Congressional office.
This video will cover:
- An overview of the basic budget and appropriations process.
- How to time your advocacy efforts with that process for maximum impact.
- Ways to partner with SfN on a variety of advocacy activities throughout the year.
SfN is dedicated to helping you continue to grow as an advocate whether you’re brand new or have years of experience. Learn more at sfn.org/advocacy or email email@example.com for assistance.
For more advice, explore these resources:
Budget and Appropriations Process
Building and Maintaining Relationships with Members of Congress
The Federal Budget Process and What It Means For Your Lab