Advocacy Day 2022 Virtual Event

When:  Sep 14, 2022 from 11:00 to 13:00 (ET)

To better accommodate our virtual audience, we have switched to another platform for Advocacy Day. Please join the livestream session on one of IFMA's social channels where you can participate real-time in the conversation, ask questions and network with other FMs.



Welcome and Overview - IFMA Government Affairs Team

Discussion of Congressional Priorities
  • Overview of Election 2022
  • CHIPS and Science Act
  • Inflation Reduction and Climate Act
  • Infrastructure and Jobs Act
  • Remaining Congressional Priorities
Discussion of IFMA Priorities
  • Energy and Climate
  • Federal Property Modernization
  • Workforce Training
  • Resiliency and Safety
Importance of Advocacy and How to Make the Voice of FM Heard
  • What to expect in a meeting with a member of Congress
  • Advocacy Tools

Invited Speakers

  • Congressman Peter Welch (D-VT)
  • Congresswoman Lizzie Fletcher (D-TX)
  • Congressman Gerry Connolly (D-VA)
  • Senator Tom Carper (D-DE)
  • Congresswoman Deb Van Dyne (R-TX)
  • Congresswoman Virginia Fox (R-NC)
  • Senator Jim Lankford (R-OK)


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