Tools for Engaging Policymakers: Local Forums

Local forums provide a great opportunity to learn about the positions your elected officials have on key issues. They are an opportunity to engage policymakers on the important topic of expanding KanCare.

Here’s how:

  1. Find your district here by searching here.
  2. Then look below to see upcoming events. If there is one in your area, make plans to attend!
  3. Check out information about Why Expansion Matters and download in-depth information sheets to prepare questions to ask legislators about expanding KanCare!

 
 

DateTimeLocation/HostCityAddressDetails
5/19/20189:30 AMD'mario's Pizza Cheney LanesCheney1635 Cheney RoadCofffee and Conversation, Senator Dan Kerschen, Commissioner David Dennis, Representatives Joe Seiwert, John Whitmer
5/19/20187:30-9:00 AMDoubleTree HotelOverland Park10100 College BoulevardJonson County Chambers of Commerce Legislative Breakfast with Rep. Nancy Lusk($25 per member; $30 per nonmember); to register, contact emurray@opchamger.org or call 913-491-3600

Saturday, May 19, 2018Legislative Breakfasts

Legislative Breakfast #4

Please join us for the fourth and final Legislative Breakfasts sponsored by the Johnson County Public Policy Council, in partnership with the ten chambers in Johnson County. The Legislative Breakfast Series is designed to enhance the communication and exchange of information between the business community and the Johnson County state legislative delegation. Legislators will be in attendance to discuss issues and offer the most current legislative updates. All four meetings will be held at the DoubleTree by Hilton. Casual attire is appropriate.

Breakfast will be served promptly at 7:30am.


Line-up of Speakers:
Sen. Molly Baumgardner
Sen. Barbara Bollier
Rep. Stephanie Clayton
Rep. Tom Cox
Rep. Nancy Lusk
Rep. Melissa Rooker
5/19/20188:30 AMSalina Chamber of CommerceSalina120 W Ash StMay 19, 8:30AM; Salina Chamber of Commerce, Chamber Annex. Senator Randall Hardy, and Representatives Steven Johnson, Diana Dierks, and J. R. Claeys
5/19/201810:00 AMSylvester Powell, Jr., Community CenterMission6200 Martway StLegislative forum with Sen. Pat Pettey, Rep. CIndy Holscher, Rep. Nancy Lusk, Rep. CIndy Neighbor, Rep. Jarrod Ousley, Rep. Brett Parker, Rep. Jerry Stogsdill
5/20/20182:00 PMLenexa Public MarketLenexa8750 Penrose LnMay 20 Sykes, Gallagher, Cox: Sykes Second Sunday Session, 2PM, 2nd Floor of the Lenexa Public Market
6/2/20189:00 AMWichitaJune 2, 9AM: Senator Lynn Rogers
6/6/20189:00 AMAtchison DepotAtchison200 South 10th StJune 6 (subject to legislative schedule) 9AM Eplee, Atchison Depot
6/10/20182:00 PMLenexa Public MarketLenexa8750 Penrose LnJune 10 Sykes, Gallagher, Cox: Sykes Second Sunday Session, 2PM, 2nd Floor of the Lenexa Public Market
7/8/20182:00 PMLenexa Public MarketLenexa8750 Penrose LnJuly 8 Sykes, Gallagher, Cox: Sykes Second Sunday Session, 2PM, 2nd Floor of the Lenexa Public Market
8/12/20182:00 PMLenexa Public MarketLenexa8750 Penrose LnAugust 12 Sykes, Gallagher, Cox: Sykes Second Sunday Session, 2PM, 2nd Floor of the Lenexa Public Market
9/9/20182:00 PMLenexa Public MarketLenexa8750 Penrose LnSykes, Gallagher, Cox; Sykes Second Sunday Session
10/14/20182:00 PMLenexa Public MarketLenexa8750 Penrose LnSykes, Gallagher, Cox; Sykes Second Sunday Session
11/11/20182:00 PMLenexa Public MarketLenexa8750 Penrose LnSykes, Gallagher, Cox; Sykes Second Sunday Session
12/9/20182:00 PMLenexa Public MarketLenexa8750 Penrose LnSykes, Gallagher, Cox; Sykes Second Sunday Session