SBAC and Jewish B2B Business Leaders Delegation Trip to Springfield

From: Wed, 02/26/2014 - 01:30 pm to Thu, 02/27/2014 - 01:30 am
Location: Springfield

Join the SBAC and Jewish B2B for our annual Business Leaders Delegation trip to Springfield on February 26th!

Our state legislative leaders influence and shape policies that directly affect our local business community. As small and mid-size business owners, it is important to have our voices, thoughts, and ideas heard by the decision makers in Springfield. 

Our one-day trip will include meetings Department Chairs, State House and Senate
leadership. Our legislative agenda will focus on advocating for lower LLC fees,
which are the highest in the nation.

Fee: $80 and includes bus transportation and dinner reception.

Click here to purchase your ticket.

We are happy to accommodate special meal requests for dietary or religious reasons. Please send those requests to Blanca at Blanca@sbacil.org no later than February 21st. 

Schedule (Tentative):

7:30am: Bus pickup at Skokie Swift Train Station – 5001 Dempster Street, Skokie, IL 60077

8:30am: Bus pickup downtown Chicago –
20 S. Clark, Chicago, IL 60603

9:30am: Bus pickup South Suburbs – Joliet Metra Station-Illinois and
Michigan Canal, Joliet, IL 60432 â€Ž
 

12pm: Lobbying Legislators

 12:45pm-1:20pm: Lunch (cafeteria, Stratton Building)

1:30pm: Meeting with Representative
Barbara Flynn-Currie (300 State House)

2:30pm: Meeting with Representative
Scott Drury (Rm. 250, 2nd Floor Stratton)

3pm-4pm:

Meeting with Illinois Department of Employment Security

Meeting with Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity

4:00pm: Meeting with Senator Christine Radogno (309G Capitol Building) 

5:00pm – 7:00pm: Dinner Reception at
the State House Inn, Springfield

7:30pm: Departure

Contact Blanca Campos for any questions at Blanca@sbacil.org.