Government Affairs

Public Affairs

Lobbying alone often won’t cut it anymore – you need a comprehensive plan in order to achieve public policy success. Using our robust, bi-partisan relationships with Iowa’s state and federal lawmakers, local decision-makers, media professionals, and community leaders, PolicyWorks can draw attention to your cause and help impact public opinion. From designing media campaigns and gaining earned media exposure to organizing town hall meetings and building coalitions, PolicyWorks has the experience needed to position your organization for success in the public affairs arena.

Public Affairs Services:


  • Promote public policy interests across multiple media platforms


  • Transform your organization’s fan base into an army of advocates


  • Engage opinion leaders and grassroots advocates to reinforce the value of a public policy proposal to decision-makers


  • Position the client brand to be viewed by political and community leaders as a positive and productive corporate citizen

Special Events

  • Increase awareness of your organization or policy issues through special events, including legislative receptions, ribbon cutting/groundbreaking with elected officials, issue-based events, and more