(INDIANAPOLIS) — Hoosiers can get a sneak peek of the upcoming General Assembly session at the Indiana Chamber Legislative Preview on November 21.
The annual event, sponsored by Ice Miller LLP, features caucus leaders in a question and answer session on how they see the upcoming session playing out. In addition, the Indiana Chamber will reveal its top pro-jobs, pro-economy priorities for 2017.
Topics from a variety of public policy areas – all related to sustaining a pro-economy, pro-jobs climate – will be discussed. Among them: long-term transportation infrastructure funding; raising the cigarette tax and legal age to smoke; expansion of Indiana’s publicly funded pre-K program; and tax changes that could negatively impact Indiana’s competitiveness.
The Indiana Chamber also will honor five legislators as Small Business Champions in recognition of their achievements in enhancing the state’s small business climate.
The 2017 Indiana Legislative Preview runs from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday, November 21 and will be held at the Hyatt Regency hotel in the Regency Ballroom (second floor) in downtown Indianapolis. A networking coffee break takes place in the hour leading up to the event. Tickets are $55 per person, including lunch, for Indiana Chamber members; $65 for non-members.
To register for the 2017 Indiana Chamber Legislative Preview, call (800) 824-6885 or visit www.indianachamber.com/specialevents.
The Indiana Chamber of Commerce partners with 24,000 members and investors – representing over four million Hoosiers – to achieve the mission of “cultivating a world-class environment which provides economic opportunity and prosperity.”