Wrongful convictions (public policy) | Policy Development | East Georgia State College

BLUF Statement or Bottom Line Up Front explanation of the problem or issue.

  • States the problem in terms specific to the goal of the decision-maker.
  • Directly addresses the decision-maker’s needs in the opening lines.
  • Tells the decision-maker why a policy change or research is needed.
  • Briefly details the problem. Be careful to focus on the problem, not the background.