Government Loans BearUnexpected Public Interest Here’s what you need to know… In late April, Allied Progress, a project of activist group Accountable.us, launched TrumpBailouts.org, a website calling out public companies that have received federal funds as part of relief efforts for businesses impacted by COVID-19 and the governmental response to the pandemic. The website, which outlines how much these firms received, how...

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TL;DR: The Forthcoming Pandemic of Litigation Here’s what you need to know… As Americans begin returning to some semblance of normal life, organizations have more to consider than simply how to resume their usual operations and stay afloat in a shaky economy. Their actions leading up to, during, and after the coronavirus pandemic are now under a magnifying glass, as eager plaintiff’s attorneys prepare a tsunami of lawsuits...

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Navigating Misshaped Pandemic Perceptions Source: The White House Here’s what you need to know… In January, we took a look at growing media concerns over the potential for misinformation spread by online bots and irresponsible political entities to disrupt the 2020 election. As we wrote at the time, the media says “consumers of information are going to have to scrutinize stories and sources to make sure that the news...

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TL;DR: The Transformation of Activism Source: Greenpeace Polska Here’s what you need to know… Coronavirus has changed a lot about the way we live our lives. What hasn’t changed is the desire to organize ourselves to advocate for the things that matter to us. While you may think coronavirus has quashed traditional in-person protests and picket lines, activists are still making their cases for their causes online or in...

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Delving In Together:Government Keeps Governing,Even in a Crisis In public affairs, what you don’t know can hurt you. As we are bombarded with so much information during the coronavirus pandemic, it can be hard to keep track of it all. That is why, now more than ever, Delve is committed to helping government relations professionals maintain an information advantage, even as COVID-19 overshadows other developments that would typically...

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Delving In Together: Regulatory Relief Will Lead The Recovery Graham Nash of Crosby, Stills, Nash, and Young fame once wrote, “Rules and regulations, who needs them? Open up the door. We can change the world.” While the hippie crooner likely had other ideas in mind, he wasn’t wrong in his claim that excessive regulatory burdens stifle innovations for our country, our communities, and our lives. Never before has this struggle been...

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Delving In Together: Government Affairs on the Frontlines Making A Difference For Your Industry If anyone questioned the power and importance of effective advocacy, the past few weeks should put that doubt to rest. As The Associated Press declared this week, “in the Washington lobbying world, business is booming,” noting their “analysis of federal lobbying filings shows the number of companies and organizations hiring lobbyists shot...

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Delving in Together – Look for the Helpers Welcome To The Recovery Welcome to our revamped, focused TL;DR weekly newsletter to help you navigate forward towards the recovery. We hope in the coming weeks this newsletter offers insights you can leverage to help your companies and industries to survive and thrive. As Fred Rogers (a/k/a Mr. Rogers) has said, “When I was a boy and I would see scary things in the news, my mother would say...

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