Legislative Information and Communications


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The Voice: Spring 2021

This issue includes contributions from several members: LINCS Chair Betsy Theroux's column on how the Georgia House of Representatives is conducting business safely amid COVID-19 and articles on various topics such as, utilizing legislative interns, how to structure a winning communications team and managing up. In addition, an introduction to the newest LINCS Executive Committee member. Plus multiple NCSL and LINCS resources are also within this issue.


2021 Legislative Staff Achievement Award

Call for nominations! Do you know a colleague who deserves recognition for outstanding work? Please let us know! LINCS is accepting nominations for the 2021 Legislative Staff Achievement Award, created by the NCSL Legislative Staff Coordinating Committee in 1997. The award is designed to recognize those who demonstrate excellence in supporting the work of a state legislature and strengthening the legislative institution.

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All About LINCS

If you work in communications in a state legislature, you are a member of LINCS! Take advantage of the benefits of being in a professional association—connecting with colleagues around the country. Learn more about what LINCS has to offer you through meetings and resources such as the LINCS newsletter, The Voice, and find out how to get involved.


Fall 2020 Virtual Programming

View a multi-part series of interactive webinars and virtual trainings geared toward legislative communicators.



Comms Shop

Legislative communicators turn to LINCS when they want to find out how other states handle various communications functions. We pose those questions to our members and share their responses. Our resources include a state-by-state list of legislative social media sites and media credentialing policies.