DC Visit
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DC Visit

Date: 05/03/2017 - 05/04/2017
Location:
The Henley Park Hotel
926 Massachusetts Avenue
Washington, DC 20001
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Join local leaders on a two-day visit to Washington, D.C.

A main priority for the Greater Oklahoma City Chamber is our year-round legislative advocacy efforts. Join us on a two-day trip to Washington, D.C., Wednesday, May 3 and Thursday, May 4, 2017.

This annual event includes briefings with Oklahoma's U.S. senators and congressmen and a reception on Capitol Hill with federal officials and military leaders. On the second day, sessions will cover specific topics of interest on issues critical to our community, including a military defense briefing.

Attendees will learn more about legislation that impacts local business and have an opportunity to personally speak with our Oklahoma congressional delegation.

COST
$800 per person includes one night's lodging on May 3 at The Henley Park Hotel and all affiliated events. Air travel to and from Washington, D.C. is not included, giving attendees the option to extend their stay for additional business in the area. Additonal hotel nights are available for Tuesday, May 2 and Thursday, May 4.

AGENDA
Wednesday, May 3

(Updates will be posted when available.)

Noon

Attendees meet in the lobby of The Henley Park Hotel
926 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, D.C.
Attendees receive name badges and program books.

1- 5 p.m.

Briefings with Oklahoma congressional delegation
Location: Library of Congress, Jefferson Building
30-minute sessions with Representatives Tom Cole, Frank Lucas, Steve Russell, Markwayne Mullin and Jim Bridenstine and Senators James Lankford and Jim Inhofe.

Refreshments will be on hand during the afternoon meetings.

6 - 7:30 p.m.

Reception on the Hill
Location: Senate Dirksen Building
Senator Jim Inhofe will host a reception for Oklahoma City delegates, federal and military officials and key staff members of the Oklahoma congressional delegation.

Reception Sponsor - Burns & McDonnell

7:30 p.m.

Dinner on your own

Thursday, May 4

8 a.m.

Breakfast Buffet and Briefings
Location: National Press Club
"Off the hill" sessions will cover specific topics of interest on issues critical to our community, including military defense and criminal justice reform. Additionally, POLITICO reporter Ben Schreckinger will share insights into the national political landscape. Check back as more speakers are confirmed.

Noon

Program concludes / Hotel check-out

REGISTER
Our room block is limited. Email mmanley@okcchamber.com or call 405-297-8964 to reserve your space.

Price:
Member  
$800.00  

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