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Tracking the Hill's briefings, luncheons, receptions, and more.
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Dec
12
5:00 PM17:00

The 2018 Jacob K. Javits Prize for Bipartisan Leadership Reception

  • G50 Dirksen Senate Office Building (map)
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On December 12, we will honor two lawmakers who have followed in the footsteps of Senator Javits to forge bipartisan solutions to our nation’s great challenges. Join us for an event featuring remarks by Mrs. Cindy McCain and tributes to the Prize winners by their Senate colleagues, who will also discuss the future of bipartisanship in Congress. A reception honoring the Prize winners and their staff will follow.

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Dec
10
6:00 PM18:00

The Universal Declaration of Human Rights at 70 Reception

  • 325 Russell Senate Office Building (map)
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Please join us to celebrate the 70th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and the 20th Anniversary of the UN Declaration on Human Rights Defenders. This event will feature both a panel and a reception. You will be registered for both the panel and reception at the completion of this form. Appetizers and refreshments will be served during the reception.

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Nov
29
6:00 PM18:00

American Public Transportation Association (APTA) Capitol Hill Reception

You are cordially invited to the American Public Transportation Association's (APTA) Capitol Hill Reception on Thursday, November 29 from 6-7:30 p.m. located at the Longworth Cafeteria, Longworth House Office Building. We hope that you and your co-workers will be able to join APTA's members over light fare and conversation.

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Nov
29
5:30 PM17:30

Third Thursday Reception: Annual Benefit for Thrive DC

  • 1221 Van Street Southeast Washington, DC, 20003 United States (map)
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This event is a fantastic opportunity to network with government affairs professionals in all sectors of the industry, at all stages of their careers! Join us in the beautiful space at Mission in Navy Yard at 5:30pm on November 15 to support this wonderful cause and Inclusively Connect DC.

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Nov
29
5:01 PM17:01

UXO/Demining Caucus Kick-Off Event

  • 421 Cannon House Office Building (map)
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The event will feature opening remarks from Caucus co-chairs Reps. Jackie Speier (CA-14) and David Valadao (CA-21), remarks by Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Stability and Humanitarian Affairs Mark Swayne, Director of State Department’s Office of Weapons Removal and Abatement (WRA) Stanley L. Brown, and a hands-on display of demining equipment and inert ordnance. Drinks and food will be provided in accordance with Congressional Ethics Rules.

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Nov
15
5:00 PM17:00

Thanksgiving Humane Table Hill Event

  • 340 Cannon House Office Building (map)
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Hors d’oeuvres and cocktails will be served
Please RSVP to Sean Ruggles at SeanR@AmericanHumane.org or 202.677.4244 American Humane was founded in 1877 on the believe that ALL animals—those in our homes, those in services to our country, and those on our farms and ranches—are entitled to humane treatment.

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Nov
14
6:30 PM18:30

Diwali on Capitol Hill 2018

  • G50 Dirksen Senate Office Building (map)
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Diwali, which celebrates the victory of good over evil and light over darkness, is one of the most significant holidays for Indian Americans. It is a time when charity and goodwill are celebrated and reinforced. Join us for an evening of delicious dishes and colorful displays reminiscent of a traditional Diwali celebration!

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Nov
14
6:00 PM18:00

Native American Heritage Month Reception

  • 628 Dirksen Senate Office Building (map)
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The theme of this year's project is "Native American Dream.” During the reception, youth artists will speak about their artwork and provide a special address regarding the current state of Indian Country. This initiative presents a wonderful opportunity for all participants to witness how visual art and policy can work together. R.S.V.P.

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Nov
14
5:00 PM17:00

Leidos Welcome Reception

  • 223 Pennsylvania Ave SE, Washington, DC 20003 (map)
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Leidos Digital Solutions is pleased to welcome the 116th Congressional Members-elect to Washington, DC! As you and your team gather in Washington for Freshmen Orientation, please join us for a welcome reception. Come by for drinks, appetizers, networking and a respite from your busy first week on Capitol Hill.

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Nov
13
6:00 PM18:00

The 115th Lame Duck Session

  • 600 Massachusetts Avenue Northwest, Suite 350 Northwest Washington, DC, 20001 United States (map)
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What can we expect in the lame duck session of Congress? Funding bills, retirement savings, tax extenders, and technical corrections are all in the discussions. Now that the midterms are over, join GAIN and Brunswick for an in-depth conversation about what comes next. Drinks, appetizers, and networking are a given.

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Nov
13
5:30 PM17:30

2018 National Bison Day Reception

  • 2172 Rayburn House Office Building (map)
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Featuring: Bison-themed food and drinks, and Displays from Bison Enthusiasts. Last year, Congress honored the bison by officially adopting it as the National Mammal of the United States. Today, we celebrate our newest national symbol and the bison’s continued contribution to our nation’s history, culture, ecology and economy.

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Nov
8
6:30 PM18:30

2018 and the Future of American Politics

  • 227 Massachusetts Ave NE Washington, DC, 20002 United States (map)
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Mike Franc, Director of DC Programs, Hoover Institution. Mary Katherine Ham, Senior Writer, The Federalist. Henry Olsen, Senior Fellow, Ethics and Public Policy Center. Michael Anton,
Lecturer and Research Fellow, Hillsdale College Kirby Center. Reception to follow.

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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
22
4:00 PM16:00

An Evening of Naval History

  • 1616 Rhode Island Avenue Northwest Washington, DC, 20036 United States (map)
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Join us for an evening lecture with Ian W. Toll, award-winning author and military historian, who will share lessons learned from naval operations in the Pacific during World War II. Toll, author of The Pacific Trilogy, will share his expertise in his address: “Seapower Reconsidered: The Naval War in the Pacific.” This event will be followed by remarks and a special presentation from ADM John Richardson, USN, Chief of Naval Operations, to the winners of the 2018 Chief of Naval Operations Naval History Essay Contest and a reception.

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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
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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