- April 17, 2014
- April 16, 2014
- April 15, 2014
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Capitol Conference Kickoff – Campaign 2014 Outlook
Charlie Cook and Stuart Rothenberg, two of the nation’s top political analysts, will kick off the conference to provide unparalleled insight on the 2014 mid-term elections. When Cook makes a pronouncement based on his analysis of the political scene in America, people who want to be “in the know” sit up and listen. For years, Rothenberg has embodied the rare ability to report on all the political happenings in the nation with unbiased clarity and non-partisan precision.
Lobby Day Issues Briefing – Key Messages for NAA Lobby Day
The NAA Capitol Conference’s key objective is for NAA members to carry the apartment industry’s message to their members of Congress. The Issues Briefing is critical to understanding the issues, important messages and the “ask” you will convey when you sit with your Representatives, Senators and their staff. Policy experts will be on hand to review the issues with you and answer all of your questions.
Keynote Luncheon – “The Moment of Truth: Confronting Issues in America”
Former U.S. Sen. Alan Simpson (R-Wyo.) will provide a candid look on politics, the economy and the hard choices that America’s leaders face during the conference keynote address. Known for his quick wit, Simpson addresses controversial topics on the national agenda with honesty and provides sensible solutions for moving the country forward. Simpson served in the Senate for nearly 20 years. (Ticketed event)
NAA Legislative Committee Meeting – Industry Advocacy Deliberations
What is the status of NAA’s federal legislative and regulatory priorities? Where are members seeing the most challenges at the state and local levels of government? How are they responding? The NAA Legislative Committee is the focal point for these discussions and the place where apartment industry policy positions are made. You want to be a part of this discussion to keep current on multifamily advocacy efforts and understand how and where you can play a role.
State and Local Government Affairs Roundtable – Stay Ahead of the Curve
Find out what issues or legislation your colleagues from across the nation are facing. Get an insider’s view on where the industry is trending at the state and local levels, and learn from others’ experiences. This session will give you in-depth background, insights on tactics, and most importantly, a professional network of knowledgeable industry experts to draw upon.
Advocacy Education Sessions – Learn from Top Experts
Learn how you can support NAAPAC, be a citizen advocate, build your political capital and interact and engage with reporters.
NAA Lobby Day – Invest Your Political Capital on Capitol Hill
Wednesday, March 12 is the apartment industry’s Day on the Hill. Join the industry’s advocates to educate your members of Congress. Use the information you learned during the Capitol Hill Issues Briefing, advocacy education sessions, and other events to influence your representatives on legislation that affects you and your business. And don’t miss a new free event exclusively for you -- lunch with members of Congress!
NAAPAC Better Government Fund Reception – Back by Popular Demand
The NAAPAC Better Government Fund reception will again take place at the elegant Top of the Hay, the rooftop at the Hay-Adams Hotel with breathtaking panoramic views of the White House. Support NAA’s growing political capital with your attendance. (Ticketed event)
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