Skill Building Workshop: Using Social Media in Your Groups and to Communicate with Congress
11:45 AM, Sunday 19 Jun 2016 (40 minutes)
More and more, we're hearing from congressional offices that they're using social media to communicate with constituents. Sometimes a few tweets is enough to get their attention on an issue. Twitter is also a good vehicle for finding new members and engaging with journalists. CCL Communications Director Steve Valk will cover the basics for getting started on Twitter, accumulating followers, tracking activity and interacting with members of Congress, the media and potential members.