Governmental & Legislative Work

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The Governmental Affairs Office (GAO) serves as the focal point for the ABA's advocacy efforts before Congress, the Executive Branch, and other governmental entities on diverse issues.


President Trump and ABA on the Issues Compare policy statements made by President Trump to ABA policies on issues of importance to the legal profession. Brought to you by GAO's brand new ABA Inside Washington program.
All Politics Is Local A Practical Guide to Effective Advocacy for State and Local Bars Brought to you by: Governmental Affairs Office - American Bar Association & Government Relations Section - NABE
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