Congress’s decisions on transportation, education, healthcare, and the environment affect every state in the country and each county in Maryland. To learn more about Congressional policies and what they mean for your county, attend this year’s MACo Summer Conference.
At this year’s Conference, you can hear an update on the happenings in Congress directly from US Senator, Ben Cardin during a Town Hall meeting moderated by Matt Chase, Executive Director, National Association of Counties.
Here are details of the Town Hall at MACo:
Title: Update with US Senator Cardin
Description: Senator Cardin will share how the work of Congress will affect Maryland and speak with county elected officials about their top priorities in a town hall setting. Senator Cardin has been a national leader on health care, retirement security, and fiscal issues as a member of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives. He is also a leading advocate for the Chesapeake Bay — the economic, historical and cultural heart of Maryland. Senator Cardin was first elected to the U.S. Senate in 2006. He is a senior member of the Environment & Public Works Committee (EPW) and Small Business & Entrepreneurship Committee and serves on the Senate Finance Committee (SFC).
- The Honorable Ben Cardin, United States Senate
- Matt Chase, Executive Director, National Association of Counties (NACo)
Date/Time: Thursday, August 18, 2016; 1:00 pm – 1:45 pm
The MACo Summer Conference will be held August 17-20, 2016 at the Roland Powell Convention Center in Ocean City Maryland. This year the conference’s theme is “Cyber Solutions: Counties in the Digital Age.”
Learn more about MACo’s Summer Conference: