Legislative Day Events

This year’s Legislative Day was a great success. Thank you to all who attended.

Participants will gain understanding of the importance of grassroots advocacy and why it is important to advocate for the professions and the individuals that we serve. They will learn ways to advocate and what to expect when visiting legislators at the State Capitol and strategies for communicating with policy makers. Learner Outcomes: Participants will be able to:

  • Identify two benefits of grassroots advocacy
  • Identify three strategies for grassroots involvement
  • Identify one current issue impacting our state
Time-Ordered Agenda:
  • 10 Minutes – Introductions and meeting agenda review
  • 10 Minutes – Review and discussion of MSHA legislative issues/initiatives
  • 30 Minutes – Legislative process; Strategies for successful legislative visits
  • 10 Minutes – Questions/Wrap up
Continuing Education Disclosures Financial Disclosure: Kim Stewart has no financial relationships to disclose. Non-Financial Disclosure: Kim Stewart is a MSHA Board Member and receives no compensation for this role. Financial Disclosure: Brent Hemphill is a contract lobbyist paid by MSHA. Non-Financial Disclosure: Brent Hemphill has no non-financial relationships to disclose. [/gdlr_tab] [/gdlr_toggle_box] –>