Conference attendees have the opportunity on the third day of the conference to go to Capitol Hill to meet with their Members of Congress and staff regarding policy priorities outlined throughout the conference. Be sure to sign up for FRAC and Feeding America’s Thunderclap that will culminate at 10:00 AM on Lobby Day. Learn more.
Schedule for Lobby Day, Tuesday, February 27
8:00-10:00 AM Breakfast at the Washington Court Hotel on Capitol Hill, Atrium Ballroom (525 New Jersey Ave NW, Washington, DC)
Advocates will hear brief remarks from:
Sen. Pat Roberts (R-KS), Chairman, Senate Agriculture Committee
Rep. Glenn “GT” Thompson (R-PA), Chair, House Agriculture Nutrition Subcommittee
Rep. Alma Adams (D-NC), Member, House Agriculture Nutrition Subcommittee
10:15-5:30 PM Capitol Hill Visits
- Download FRAC’s Tips for Capitol Hill Visits: Arranging Your Visit (pdf).
- Will this be your first time making Hill visits to meet with your Members of Congress? View the recording and slides from our recent Lobbying 101 webinar, which can help prepare you for just about everything you’ll need to know and do for your Hill visits.
- Need help arranging your Capitol Hill visit? Contact Lauren Badger at FRAC or Carrie Calvert at Feeding America.
- Remember your leave behinds!