Our government affairs services include: Developing and implementing patient advocacy programs Development of grass-tops and grassroots advocates Representation before and monitoring of state legislatures and Congress Social media campaigns in support of advocacy objectives Representation before executive branch agencies Communications counseling, including working with an organization's in-house PR function to support advocacy objectives Assistance in drafting bills and amendments Communications training for legislative hearings, public testimony and media appearances Writing testimony Advising on media strategy Colby & Company maintains strategic alliances with consultants across the US and internationally.