MAR 23 - FIAE State Lobbying Conference Call

MARK YOUR CALENDAR - and Invite your GR Professionals to Participate!

FIAE State Lobbying Conference Call

Friday, February 24, 2017 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM EST

CALL IN INFORMATION: +1 (571) 317-3112

Access Code: 244-629-301

(Make sure you enter the audio pin or you can not be "unmuted" and ask questions.)

AGENDA and Moderators

1. Welcome

Chris Flynn, Massachusetts Food Association

2. FARM ACT/Changes to SNAP Program/Market Basket Proposal

Greg Ferrara, Executive Vice President, Advocacy, Public Relations and Member Services, National Grocers Association

3. Transportation and Trucking Issues

Andrew Harig, Senior Director, Sustainability, Tax & Trade, Food Marketing Institute

The domestic trucking industry in the U.S. is currently experiencing a significant crisis in capacity (Motor & Chassis). There are several factors that are converging to create an industry-wide issue that does not appear will ease anytime soon.

4. What's Happening in State Capitols?

Be prepared to report on what's happening in your Legislative Session!

Chris Flynn

5. Adjourn

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