Legislative Breakfast and Lobby Day
2/22/2018 7:30 AM
7th Annual Asian American Legislative Breakfast and Lobby Day
Public · Hosted by Asian Americans Advancing Justice Atlanta
Please join us for our Seventh Annual Asian American Legislative Breakfast and Lobby Day on Thursday, February 22nd in the Georgia State Capitol located in downtown Atlanta. Our Legislative Breakfast and Lobby Day is designed to be a relationship-building opportunity among Asian American leaders, Georgia elected officials and other policy makers. Our event draws the largest number of Asian American business and community leaders to the Georgia Capitol each year, typically bringing together over 300 guests.
This year's event will start with coffee and refreshments as well as a formal program at the Floyd Room at the James H Floyd Building from 7:30AM - 9:00AM, followed by an opportunity to lobby elected officials on important issues in the legislature. Guests will be invited to join us back in the Floyd Room for a lunch and keynote address (TBD).
Several distinguished representatives and senators are scheduled to attend. This includes (speakers listed in alphabetical order):
• Senator Brandon Beach (R-21)
• Representative Deborah Gonzalez (D-117)
• Senator Jennifer Jordan (D-6)
• Senator P.K. Martin (R-9)
• Representative Bee Nguyen (D-89)
• Senator Nan Orrock (D-36)
• House Minority Leader, Representative Robert Trammell (D-132)
• Representative Ed Setzler (R-35)
• Representative Renitta Shannon (D-84)
• Senator Nikema Williams (D-39)
- Where: Georgia State Capitol and The James H. Floyd Building
: Thursday, February 22, 2018
7:30 AM | Breakfast honoring State Legislators
9:00 AM | Lobby Day Training
10:00 AM | Photo with the Governor at State Capitol
10:15 AM | Lobbying & Honoring AAPI Leaders on the House Floor
12:00 PM | Lunch Panel with Newly Elected Female Legislators
Venue: GA State Capitol Complex, Floyd Rm, Twin Towers (James H. “Sloppy” Floyd Veterans Memorial Building) (West Tower)
200 Piedmont Avenue 20th Floor - 2 Martin Luther King Jr. Dr SE, Atlanta GA 30334.
Tickets: $30. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/asian-american-legislative-breakfast-lobby-day-tickets-41793789349
Contact: Berenice Rodriguez at Berenice@advancingjustice-atlanta.org.
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