Policymakers and the Business Community

Policymakers and the Business Community

Ballast Research: Policymakers and the Business Community – PDF available for download

Each year Ballast research gathers quantitative and qualitative feedback about 100+ organizations advocating in Washington, DC by sourcing input directly from over 1,200 policymakers on Capitol Hill, the White House, Federal agencies, etc. The 2019 data underscores the intense scrutiny that major companies are facing in today’s political climate.

All Industries Face Challenges, With Some

Harder Hit Than Others

Although each industry in our research faces its own unique challenges, policymakers’ scrutiny of business was widespread. It was also not limited to one party and in 2019 a clear majority of organizations in our research saw reputational declines among both Democrats and Republicans.


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