Special Two-Day Event: Small Business Day at the Capitol and US Senate Candidate Forum

Date: March 05, 2014

This is your chance to advocate for issues important to your economic future.

March 18 — US Senate Candidate Forum
Join NFIB Iowa for a Meet & Greet Reception followed by a panel discussion hosted by O.Kay Henderson from Radio Iowa, Jason Noble from the Des Moines Register, and Dave Price from WHO-TV.  Reception will begin at 5:30 with the panel starting at 6:30 pm.  Confirmed candidates include Sam Clovis, State Senator Joni Ernst, Mark Jacobs and Matt Whitaker.  Other invited candidates include Congressman Bruce Braley.

March 19 — Small Business Day at the Capitol
The following day will be our annual Small Business Day at the Capitol.  Registration will begin at 9:00 AM and the program will include keynote speaker Nick Gerhart, Insurance Commissioner, and a panel of legislative leaders.  Following lunch, tours of the Capitol will be available for attendees.

Hotel Info

Both events will be held at the Embassy Suites Downtown, 101 E. Locust, Des Moines.  A block of rooms has been reserved at the Embassy Suites Downtown for anyone interested in attending both days. If you are interested in reserving a room, please contact Bethany Gosewehr at (317) 638-4447 or bethany.gosewehr@nfib.org.


Candidate Forum only – $20 per person
Small Business Day only – $25 per person
Combined ticket – $35 per person


For more information or to register, contact Sandy Kinter at (515) 243-4723 or Sandra.kinter@nfib.org

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