2016 Washington DC Public Policy Trip
The Chamber's public policy trip to Washington, D.C., is set for April 17-19, and will feature meetings with local federal representatives, as well as meetings and speakers highlighting the defense, technology and transportation sectors. The Washington trip in the past has featured visits and sessions with Sen. John McCain, Sen. Mitch McConnell, Sen. James Inhofe, Sen. Barbara Mikulski, House Speaker Rep. Paul Ryan, former Central Intelligence Agency Director Gen. (Ret.) Michael Hayden, military officers and Pentagon officials, as well as Alabama Sens. Richard Shelby and Jeff Sessions. Please contact the Chamber at (256) 353-5312 for more information regarding our annual Washington Fly-In.
The Sunday dinner for the event is sponsored by Valley Budweiser, and the Monday dinner is sponsored by Nucor Steel Decatur.