Speaking Up - Citizen Lobbying
Saturday, April 16, 2011 from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM (EDT)
Americans for Prosperity – New York will be presenting a 5-hour training event on Saturday, April 16th.
This event will train you how to lobby your Legislators, how to testify before a Legislative Committee, and show you how the Legislature works...and how you can impact what happens in Albany!
Registration will begin at 8:30 am, with the training to begin promptly at 9:00 am and ending at 1:00 pm.
The workshop will teach citizens how to track legislation, communicate with your legislator effectively, prepare to testify before a committee hearing, file a Freedom of Information Act request and more. We will also cover the New York State fiscal crisis in depth and bills presently introduced in this legislative session.
The fee for the event will be $25 per person and lunch will be provided. Seating is limited! Please registration by Saturday, April 9th.
If you are traveling and wish to stay overnight, room rates are
Please tell them that you're with Americans for Prosperity to receive this special discount.
When & Where
Americans for Prosperity - Nevada
Americans for Prosperity - Nevada (AFP-NV) is committed to educating citizens about economic policy and mobilizing those citizens as advocates in the public policy process. AFP is an organization of grassroots leaders who engage citizens in the name of limited government and free markets on the local, state, and federal levels. AFP grassroots activists advocate for public policies that champion the principles of entrepreneurship and fiscal and regulatory restraint. To that end, AFP supports:
- Cutting taxes and government spending in order to halt the encroachment of government in the economic lives of citizens by fighting proposed tax increases and pointing out evidence of waste, fraud, and abuse.
- Removing unnecessary barriers to entrepreneurship and opportunity by sparking citizen involvement early in the regulatory process in order to reduce red tape.
- Restoring fairness to our judicial system.
231 W. Charleston Blvd #110
Las Vegas, NV 89102