About the course
Examine the federal budget process and the formulation of the president’s budget, the congressional budget and appropriations. Receive a comprehensive overview of the policy decisions involved. Determine how to best position your organization during funding decisions. And learn how nongovernmental organizations engage in important budget deliberations.
“Now, I’m much better prepared to work successfully with the White House, the Office of Management and Budget, and Congress to achieve my agency goals.” – Class participant
OPM Competency: Political Savvy
MSL Credit Hours: 1
Brookings scholars, policymakers, foreign diplomats, and corporate professionals are the types of speakers who will share their insights within this course.
- Navigate complex administration and congressional budgetary processes
- Understand the components of the federal budget and how they drive policy decisions
- Review potential policy changes for both discretionary and nondiscretionary spending
Because of COVID-19, many providers are cancelling or postponing in-person programs or providing online participation options.
We are happy to help you find a suitable online alternative.