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
4/28/20189:00 AMC.L. Hoover Opera HouseJunction City135 W. 7th StreetJoin the Junction City Area Chamber of Commerce co-hosted by USD 475 for their Legislative Coffee.

Meet you legislators and ask questions concerning legislative issues!

Senator Jeff Longbine
Senator Tom Hawk
Representative Lonnie Clark
Representative Dave Baker

http://www.junctioncitychamber.org/events/details/legislative-coffee-s-12669
4/28/20189:00 AMCardinal Drug StoreChanute103 E Main StChanute Legislative Coffee with Sen. Dan Goddard
4/28/201810:00 AMLenexa City HallLenexa17101 W. 87th St.April 28 League of Women Voters JoCo, 10AM: Lenexa City Hall, 17101 W. 87th St., Lenexa, KS Sen. Dinah Sykes, Reps: Shelee Brim, Tom Cox, Linda Gallagher
4/28/2018TBATBALarnedTBALegislative Coffee with Sen. Mary Jo Taylor
5/5/20189:00 AMAtchison DepotAtchison200 South 10th StMay 5 (subject to legislative schedule) 9AM Eplee, Atchison Depot
5/13/20182:00 PMLenexa Public MarketLenexa8750 Penrose LnMay 13 Sykes, Gallagher, Cox: Sykes Second Sunday Session, 2PM, 2nd Floor of the Lenexa Public Market
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
5/19/20188:30 AMSalina Chamber of CommerceSalina120 W Ash StMay 19, 8:30AM; Salina Chamber of Commerce, Chamber Annex
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
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