From Washington DC, Doug Pinkham (President of the Public Affairs Council – PAC) talks to Peter van Keulen in the Public Matters podcast ‘In the lobby’. For 25 years now, Doug has been representing the interests of public affairs professionals in Washington DC. The Public Affairs Council is the largest organisation of its kind in the world. In the lobby, Doug talks about the work of the PAC. He also talks about the regulation of lobbying in Washington since 1946 and what we can learn from this in the Netherlands. He also shares trends and developments – in Washington and beyond. Finally, he talks about the reputation survey that the PAC conducts annually and how the tech and pharmaceutical industries score in particular.
Read more on the Public Affairs Council website about research, training and publications in the field of public affairs: www.pac.org.
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