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Tracking the Hill's briefings, luncheons, receptions, and more.
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Oct
18
5:30 PM17:30

Roll Call's Fall Grad Fair

  • 2168 Rayburn House Office Building (map)
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Looking to climb the political career ladder? Did you know that nearly 50% of Capitol Hill chiefs of staff and 40% of legislative directors and senior legislative assistants have advanced degrees? Join Roll Call Live's Graduate School Fair on October 18, 2018, to learn more about the benefits of a graduate degree on or off Capitol Hill! Network with other prospective students and admissions representatives from the best graduate schools in public affairs, politics, business and government. Drinks and hors d'oeuvres will be served!

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Oct
24
6:00 PM18:00

9th Annual Buckley Awards

Join America’s Future Foundation and the nation’s leading freedom-minded young professionals as we celebrate the 9th Annual Buckley Award recipients and their work to limit government and increase liberty across the United States. Meet and mingle with the this year’s winners, the esteemed selection committee, and other inspiring leaders from across the free market movement at this must attend event.

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Oct
4
2:30 PM14:30

2018 Children’s Budget Summit and Reception

Please join us and experts in the areas of early childhood education financing, child hunger and nutrition, and the impact of the opioid crisis on child welfare. We will discuss this year's findings and the need for Congress to support a comprehensive approach to prioritizing children in federal budget decisions. A reception with an open bar and heavy appetizers will immediately follow the Summit until 6:30 pm.

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Oct
1
5:00 PM17:00

Smart Cities Week Kick Off Reception

Join us as we (unofficially) kick off Smart Cities Week – which returns to Washington, D.C. October 2-4. This event will feature speakers who will share not only “what’s next” on the road to more livable, workable and sustainable smart cities – but also how to get there. ​​​​​​​We have a very limited capacity for this popular discussion, so please RSVP today!

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Sep
27
6:00 PM18:00

The Case Against Birthright Citizenship

  • 214 Massachusetts Avenue Northeast Washington, DC, 20002 United States (map)
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The recurring debate over birthright citizenship tends to overlook the critical requirement of social compact, focusing instead on birth alone. Our distinguished panel will elucidate this lost understanding of the Citizenship Clause and explore the historical and legal context behind the proper conception of republican citizenship. ~ Reception following at 7:00 p.m. ~

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Sep
27
5:30 PM17:30

Emerging Vision Scientists Reception and Recognition of AEVR’s 25th Anniversary

The reception showcases the work of 21 early-stage vision scientists from across the United States who will display posters and discuss their breakthrough research to save sight and restore vision. The event, made possible by a grant from Research to Prevent Blindness, focuses on answering the question, “How will this research delay or prevent the $717 billion annual cost of eye disease and vision impairment projected by year 2050?” The reception also recognizes the 25th Anniversary of AEVR, the educational foundation serving as the privately funded “Friends of the National Eye Institute (NEI)” within the National Institutes of Health (NIH).

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Sep
27
5:00 PM17:00

NGVAmerica Road Rally Congressional Reception

  • 421 New Jersey Avenue Southeast Washington, DC, 20003 United States (map)
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NGVAmerica would like to invite you to join us as we kick off our 2018 Drive NatGas NGV Road Rally and honor Congressional leaders for their contribution to our industry. This event promotes this year’s 2018 Drive NatGas ‘Sea-to-Shining-Sea’ NGV Road Rally Across America, which will run from mid-October to early November.

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Sep
26
5:30 PM17:30

At the Races: Roll Call's Election Preview Event

  • 201 D Street Northeast Washington, DC, 20002 United States (map)
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Roll Call will take our audience deep inside the House and Senate elections through a live event offering the best combination of broad campaign coverage, detailed analysis and election handicapping. Our expert team and special guests – Representative Ros-Lehtinen, and Fox News' Ed Henry – will provide a preview of the most important races this November.

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Sep
25
5:00 PM17:00

Discussion on the Current Situation in Yemen

  • 2045 Rayburn House Office Building (map)
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Featured Speaker and Moderator Dr. Walid Phares (FoxNews National Security and Foreign Policy Expert, President of the board of the Trans Atlantic Parliamentary Group), other guest speakers will be announced soon. Please RSVP to dan@grassrootspc.com space is limited, a Complimentary Catered Light Dinner and drinks will be included for all attendees of this briefing. First priority RSVPs are reserved for Members and Congressional staff.

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Sep
24
6:00 PM18:00

Welcome to Washington: Navigating DC!

Join America's Future Foundation, Leadership Institute, and Hillsdale College Kirby Center for an evening all about living and working in our Nation's capitol! Hear from an expert panel on what it takes to succeed professionally and personally in this town, followed by a networking reception with appetizers and cocktails.We hope to see you there!

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Sep
13
5:00 PM17:00

Supreme Trivia: A Supreme Court History Competition & Reception

Do you like trivia or Quizzo? Are you interested in learning more about the Supreme Court? Then this event is for you! The National Constitution Center and The Heritage Foundation are partnering to bring you an entertaining and educational experience with top Supreme Court experts from across the ideological spectrum. Join us as Team Jefferson and Team Madison go head-to-head in rounds of trivia about the Supreme Court’s history, justices, scandals, and decisions. At the end of the hour, one team will be named the Supreme Trivia champion. It’s an event you won’t want to miss! Reception following

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Sep
13
4:00 PM16:00

ACT | The App Association's Talk Like a Pirate Day Reception

  • 329 Pennsylvania Avenue Southeast Washington, DC, 20003 United States (map)
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Ahoy there! Yer cordially invited to ACT | The App Association’s International Talk Like a Pirate Day Reception. Avast! Happenin’s shall be as years’ past! Intellectual property (IP) be ye innovator’s greatest treasure. Aye! Ye who loot IP be forewar’ed; prepare yeself for the brig! (Parley will not be observed.) Join yer mateys at ACT | The App Association for a swashbucklin’ good time in supportin’ IP protections. Don’t be er landlubber and Arrrr-SVP!

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Sep
12
6:00 PM18:00

Reception: Global Food Security in Action

Join us for an evening highlighting the critical role U.S. universities play to nourish millions, build resilience, promote economic security, and advance global food security through collaborative agriculture research. Engage with members of the Board for International Food and Agricultural Development, Congressional representatives and staff, university researchers, development organizations, and USAID leaders to hear about the importance of agricultural research to build scientific collaboration for a brighter tomorrow.

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Sep
11
5:30 PM17:30

Your College Degree: Is It Worth What You Paid for It?

College loan debt is a national crisis, some might say disgrace. Young people who were encouraged to take on serious debt at eighteen or nineteen are now asking: Was there a better way? Join Independent Women's Forum for an all-star panel September 11that will address the pressing issue of the cost of college. Are there solutions? Alternatives? Any reasons for optimism? And why is college so expensive?

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Sep
5
5:30 PM17:30

House Army Caucus Reception

Please join the House Army Caucus and the Honorable Dr. Mark T. Esper, Secretary of the Army, for a reception on Wednesday, 5 September.  This reception provides a forum for Army Senior Leaders to discuss the state of the Army and other matters of importance with Members of Congress and Staff.  The reception will begin with hors d’oeuvres and beverages at 5:30pm. Please contact MAJ Andy Crowe at andrew.j.crowe2.mil@mail.mil to RSVP or for additional information.

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