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Increase your skills and make new contacts to build your career as a public affairs/government professional. The Public Affairs and Government Section provides training and resources relevant to communicators in all levels of government and branches of the military, as well as those at counseling firms, corporations and associations who are responsible for communicating with various audiences on public policy or public safety issues. Join us!


  • Upcoming Event
    PRSA-NY Google+ Hangout
    Oct. 22 │ 3–4 p.m. ET  │ All Welcome
    Featuring NASA's Social Media Manager John Yembrick, The New York Times' Social Media Editor Sona Patel and other leading communicators.
    Register Now
  • Section Webinar
    "Understanding and Preventing Greenwash: Best Practices for Communicators"
    Available On Demand Nov. 18 
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  • Section Award
    The Lloyd B. Dennis Distinguished Leadership Award recognizes individuals who have used their public affairs skills to promote truth, demonstrated high standards of integrity and honesty in business dealings and helped affect positive change within an organization. Lloyd B. Dennis was a leader in public affairs and former chair of the Public Affairs & Government Section. 
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