Citizens’ Climate Lobby

CCL Training: Understanding the Basics of Congress

June 1, 2019

Have a question about the legislative process in Congress? Join CCL Membership Coordinator Sara Wanous and Project Specialist Morgan McCue to walk through the policymaking process and what life is like for members of Congress and their staffers.

Skip ahead to the following section(s):
Membership & Terminology (2:28)
Committees & Chambers (4:06)
The Legislative Process (9:05)
Life in Congress (16:51)
Finding Resources On Community (24:05)

More Information
Presentation Slides: http://cclusa.org/cvt-congress

CCL Community Training Page: https://community.citizensclimate.org/resources/item/19/61

Congressional Management Foundation: https://www.congressfoundation.org/