Civic Action & Policy Making in the U.S.

Joseph Jones

How can citizens engage in the legislative process?

At Amerika Haus, Joseph Jones, Executive Director of The Harkin Institute for Public Policy & Citizen Engagement discussed the role of civic action and community engagement in the formulating legislation in the United States.

The Harkin Institute, based at Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa focuses on public policy relating to disability rights, labor, wellness and retirement security.