GFR’s November Gathering: Legislators and Lobbying

The election is over!! And now is an opportunity to meet our legislators and learn how to effectively lobby them.

Where: Episcopal Church of the Incarnation, corner of 3rd Ave. N. and 6th St. N. Please enter through alley (south) door.

When: Tuesday, Nov. 27, 6:00 PM for socializing, 6:30 PM program.

What: “Meet your Legislators; and How to Effectively Lobby the Legislature.”

*All legislators from GF have been invited to attend and will share issues which they believe to be important. Questions from the audience will follow.

*Following the legislator panel, 3 experienced lobbyists (Doug Neal, Jerry Rukavina, and Trudi Schmidt) will share insights and ideas as to the best way to contact and influence our legislators.

*There will an opportunity to sign up for citizen lobbying activities, coordinated by GF Rising captains.

*Book review with Aart Dolman will continue the theme of Crisis of Conscience before the gathering at 5:30pm.

The book by former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright entitled Fascism: A Warning will be reviewed during this monthly meeting.

“The post Second World War era has experienced the increasing rise of Fascism. This has already impacted negatively our federal and state governing institutions.”



Categories: General

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