As Washington D.C. churns and burns, do you find yourself glued to the tube (or phone) these days? The news is interesting, for sure. The big question is What does it all mean for Westchester? What legislation will go? What will stay?
As Washington D.C. churns and burns, do you find yourself glued to the tube (or phone)? What does it all mean for you? For Westchester? Find out on Monday, March 6, at the WCA's power breakfast "Report from Washington," 8 a.m. at the Doubletree Hotel, Tarrytown. Hear from members of NY's congressional delegation -- Reps Nita Lowey, Eliot Engel, and Patrick Maloney -- give us the inside scoop. WCBS News 880 anchor/reporter Alex Silverman will moderate.
Your opinion counts, please take a minute to fill out a brief survey that will provide critical input for this important dialogue with our national leaders.
Congressman Eliot Engel
Congresswoman Nita Lowey
Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney
8 am - Registration and Networking
8:30 am - Breakfast & Panel Discussion
9:45 am - Closing Remarks
“Elections have consequences,” said Ken Raske, President of the Greater New York Hospital Association at the December 9th meeting of the WCA Healthcare Advisory Board. With the threat of a repeal of the Affordable Care Act (ACA aka “Obamacare”) without an immediate replacement plan, Raske and others in the healthcare industry are predicting dire consequences. “The level of uncertainty is the highest I’ve ever seen in my career. I am deeply, deeply troubled.”
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BLAIR LEVIN, A FORMER OFFICIAL IN THE CLINTON AND OBAMA ADMINISTRATIONS, TO JOIN WCA’S “GIGABIT WESTCHESTER” INITIATIVE AS A “VOLUNTARY COUNSELOR”
Blair Levin, Executive Director of Gig.U: The Next Generation Network Innovation Project and a non-resident Senior Fellow of the Brookings Institution, has joined the WCA’s Blueprint for Smart Growth team as Voluntary Counselor to the WCA’s Gigabit Broadband initiative, which was announced on October 6th at a press conference. Levin served in the first Obama administration as Executive Director of the National Broadband Plan and in the Clinton administration as Chief of Staff to the Chairman of the FCC, where from 2009-2010, Levin oversaw the development of the FCC’s National Broadband Plan.
Are you a WCA member passionate about affecting change within our government to help our County and State grow and thrive?
If so, join us on March 16 to help set the agenda for 2016-17.
RSVP to Julia Emrick or call 914-948-6444 for more details.