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Community Input Sessions - City State & Federal Legislative Agenda

  • City of Portland Legislative Advocacy

    Advocacy 101 Workshop

RESCHEDULED:

Legislative Advocacy 101 panel, Get Ready for the 2014 State Legislative Session

 

Tuesday, January 14, 2014

6:00 to 8: 00 p.m.

PortlandBuilding, 2nd floor, Auditorium

1120 SW 5th Ave.,Portland

 

Panelists:

  • Rep. Lew Frederick (HD 43)
  • Rep. Jessica Vega Pederson (HD 47)
  • Abby Tibbs, District Director for Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici (Oregon’s 1st Congressional District)
  • Ty Schwoeffermann, Urban League

 

This “Advocacy 101” event will preview the 2014 legislative session and provide community members with tips on how to be an effective advocate for your community or neighborhood during this upcoming legislative session beginning in February. A panel of State legislators will share their tips as well as take questions about how the community can make an impact on public policy during the 2014 state legislative session.

 

Information you will gain from the panel:

  • How to work effectively with legislators and their staff
  • Strategies for mobilizing your base of membership or coalitions to maximize advocacy impact
  • Lobbying do’s and don’ts

 

For more details go to:  http://www.portlandoregon.gov/oni/article/472368


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