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TheCapitol.Net, Inc.

Adult Education School in Alexandria, VA
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Legislative Drafter’s Deskbook

A Practical Guide

By Tobias A. Dorsey

The Legislative Drafter’s Deskbook offers practical advice and insight for those engaged in legislative drafting, those more interested in policy than drafting itself, or those interested in reading and interpreting the law.

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Congressional Procedure

A Practical Guide to the Legislative Process in the U.S. Congress

By Richard A. Arenberg
Foreword by Alan S. Frumin

Congressional Procedure explains the legislative and congressional budget processes along with all aspects of Congress.

"A clear explanation of the work...

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Preparing and Delivering Congressional Testimony and Oral Presentations, Five-Courses on CD

A Capitol Learning Audio CourseTM

Five audio courses on CD covering oral presentations and Congressional testimony:

- Tips, Tactics & Techniques for Writing Congressional Testimony
- Effectively Using...

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Custom, On-Site Training from TheCapitol.Net

All of our programs and any combination of their topics can be tailored for on-site training for your organization.

Our training and publications include congressional operations, legislative and budget process, communication and advocacy, media and ...

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Congressional Operations Briefing: Capitol Hill Workshop – How Congress Works, in Washington, DC, September 18-20, 2019

Intensive 3-day Congressional Operations Briefing and Seminar

This engaging workshop and seminar on legislative operations provides the full Capitol Hill experience as our Was...

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Writing for Government and Business: Critical Thinking and Writing – 1-day course in DC, April 30, 2019

How to Compose Clear and Effective Reports, Letters, Email, and Memos

Our writing courses have been described as “really about how to get better job reviews and get promoted” because they hel...

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Common Sense Rules of Advocacy for Lawyers

A Practical Guide for Anyone Who Wants To Be a Better Advocate

By Keith Evans

Common Sense Rules of Advocacy for Lawyers provides tips and rules that will help anyone – lawyer or lobbyist, account executive or negotiator, parent or teacher – improve t...

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Citizen’s Handbook to Influencing Elected Officials

Citizen Advocacy in State Legislatures and Congress – A Guide for Citizen Lobbyists and Grassroots Advocates

By Bradford Fitch

Practical guidance how to prepare for and meet with elected officials and staff, how to write effective letters and...

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Services

We help you understand Washington and Congress

  • Custom On-Site Training

    All of our programs and any combination of their topics can be tailored for on-site training for your organization. For more than 40 years, TheCapitol.Net and its predecessor, Congressional Quarterly Executive Conferences, have been teaching professionals from government, military, business, and NGOs about the dynamics and operations of the legislative and executive branches and how to work with them. Our courses and publications include congressional operations, legislative and budget process, communication and advocacy, media and public relations, research, preparing and delivering testimony, and more. http://www.TCNCustomTraining.com/
  • Congressional Procedure, by Richard A. Arenberg, Foreword by Alan S. Frumin

    $29.00
    This comprehensive guide to Congress is ideal for anyone who wants to know how Congress really works, including federal executives, attorneys, lobbyists, media and public affairs staff, government affairs, policy and budget analysts, congressional office staff and students. http://www.CongressionalProcedure.com/
  • Legislative, budget, advocacy, communication, and media training.

    Join the thousands of people from more than 2,500 organizations who have benefited from our non-partisan training and publications that show how Washington works.TM All of our courses and workshops include extensive interaction with our faculty, making our courses and workshops both educational and mini-consulting sessions with substantive experts. http://www.TCNCourses.com/

How Washington and Congress work

For more than 40 years, TheCapitol.Net and its predecessor, Congressional Quarterly Executive Conferences, have been teaching professionals from government, military, business, and NGOs about the dynamics and operations of the legislative and executive branches and how to work with them. 

Our courses and publications include congressional operations, legislative and budget process, communication and advocacy, media and public relations, testifying before Congress, research skills, legislative drafting, critical thinking and writing, and more.

TheCapitol.Net encompasses a dynamic team of more than 150 faculty members and authors, all of whom are independent subject matter experts and veterans in their fields who know how Washington and Congress workTM


We have worked with hundreds of clients across the country to develop and produce a wide variety of custom, on-site training programs. All courses, seminars, and workshops can be tailored to align with your organization’s educational objectives and presented on-site at your location.


TheCapitol.Net is a non-partisan small business.

Custom Training
https://www.thecapitol.net/CustomPrograms/

Upcoming Schedule of Courses 
https://www.thecapitol.net/PublicPrograms/schedule.html


 - Congressional Operations Briefing - Capitol Hill Workshop
 https://www.thecapitol.net/PublicPrograms/CongressionalOperationsBriefing.html

 - Writing for Government and Business: Critical Thinking and Writing
 https://www.thecapitol.net/PublicPrograms/write.html

 - Legislative Drafting Workshop: Drafting Federal Legislation and Amendments
 
https://www.thecapitol.net/PublicPrograms/legisdrafting.html
 
Capitol Learning Audio CoursesTM 
https://www.thecapitol.net/CapitolLearning/

You have two cows. The government…. 
http://www.youhave2cows.com/

The United States Constitution and Declaration of Independence 
http://hobnobblog.com/constitution/

Books and Publications
https://www.thecapitol.net/Publications/
-- Citizen's Handbook to Influencing Elected Officials
-- Common Sense Rules of Advocacy
-- Congressional Directory
-- Congressional Operations Poster 


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Tue:12:00 – 1:00 PM
Wed:11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Thu:12:00 – 1:00 PM
Fri:Closed
Sat:Closed
Sun:Closed
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