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18/09/2013: 1st Filipino-American Meetup with Members of US Congress

18 September 2013

1st Filipino-American Meetup with Members of US Congress

Washington, DC.  Further to the Embassy’s announcement last August 16, we wish to inform you that the Filipino-American Meetup, organized by the House Republican Conference and the House Foreign Affairs Committee, will be held at The M Resort Spa Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada on October 12, 2013 from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

In the letter below jointly signed by Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers - House Republican Conference Chair, Rep. Ed Royce – House Foreign Affairs Committee Chair, and Rep. Joe Heck, Filipino American community leaders throughout the US are invited to “connect with Members of Congress to discuss legislative and policy priorities.”

The program will include remarks from Congressional leadership and members of key committees, as well as breakout sessions where participants can discuss topics of interest with Members of Congress.

Let us take part in this momentous event and make our voices heard!  Interested parties may register by clicking on the appropriate link in the letter.