Lobby Day

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.

Schedule for Lobby Day, Tuesday, February 26, 2019

 8:00–10:00 a.m.    Breakfast location and speakers to be announced
Advocates in 2018 heard remarks during breakfast 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 p.m. Capitol Hill Visits

Leave behinds will be available for Lobby Day — check back closer to the conference.

 

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