In addition to advocating on behalf of the independent agency system, the Big “I” government affairs team composes briefing materials with the latest information from Congress for to the association’s members to use during the annual Big “I” Legislative Conference. The team also works closely with state delegations and congressional offices to assist in scheduling hundreds of meetings.
In a one-page summary, the government affairs staff has outlined the key topics that agents will take to Capitol Hill during their annual lobbying pilgrimage.
Coordinating and tracking hundreds of meetings with congressional offices is no easy task. Share details of any appointments that have already been scheduled with Nathan Riedel. If possible, schedule meetings no earlier than 10 a.m. to accommodate the legislative breakfast on Thursday, April 14.
For more information, visit the Big “I” Legislative Conference Web page or call the Big “I” national headquarters at 800-221-7917.