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Public Policy Speaker Series

Polsinelli Public Policy Speaker Series: Inclusive Development: What KC Competitors Know


Join Joseph Parillia of the Brookings Institute, Mark Fisher, Chief Policy Officer of the Indianapolis Chamber of Commerce, Ralph Schulz, President and CEO of the Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce, and another economic development expert to learn about how cities that will succeed in the future will be cities that bring everonye along and help all pockets of their communities engage in the economy, workforce and place-making.
December 10, 2018
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POLSINELLI Public Policy Speaker Series Breakfast with Jeff Roe


Jeff Roe will debrief the KC Chamber members on the 2018 mid-term elections.

Jeff Roe and his team have guided hundreds of campaigns for issues and candidates across the US and he brings a unique viewpoint to the “day after” a big election. Hear about what influenced key election surprises, who stayed home, who flipped and, most importantly, what the new Congress means for business, for POTUS, and for the hot button issues of today.
November 13, 2018
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John Ashford on 2018 Midterm House and Senate Elections

John Ashford of the Hawthorn Group will speak with members of the KC Chamber's Public Policy Council about the 2018 Midterm House and Senate Elections as well as Kansas and Missouri state elections.
October 30, 2018



Chuck Marohn on Healthy Cities

Chuck Marohn will be speaking to the KC Chamber's members on Healthy Cities as part of the Public Policy Speakers Series.
September 11, 2018



What does the "Trump Effect" Mean for the 2018 Election?


Neil NewhouseHow does the voter feel about the election and presidency? And, what do the “Alabama” senate results mean for 2018? The KC Chamber hosted national political pollster Neil Newhouse, December 14, to address these current topics.

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What to Expect wtih the New POTUS and the 115th Congress in 2017


PPSS-Nov2016_Capitol.jpgJust two days following the November 8 elections former US Congressmen, John Shadegg of Phoenix, AZ and Alan Wheat of Kansas City, MO, now with Polsinelli, will take the stage at this KC Chamber event to discuss what we can expect when the new Congress and President take office in January and what the lame duck congressional session might accomplish. Is the landscape ripe for a tax overhaul? Will we have a wall? What new committee leaders are emerging? Save the date and plan to attend this important briefing.

This event is part of the KC Chamber and Polsinelli Public Policy Up Close Speaker Series. Watch for additional events in this series focused on keeping KC area businesses up-to-date on the issues, policies, and policy trends that impact our region and the nation.










2016 Election Update: A Pollster's Previews and Prognostications After the Conventions


Neil NewhouseNeil Newhouse, founder and president of Public Opinion Strategies, one of the nation’s top polling agencies, caused heads to shake, jaws to drop and a lot of laughter when he spoke to a full house during another Public Policy Up Close Speakers Series event at the Chamber.  Newhouse presented up-to-the-minute data about several 2016 elections and about the state of mind of the American voter.  Check out his presentation below.

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This event is part of the KC Chamber and Polsinelli Public Policy Up Close Speaker Series. Watch for additional events in this series focused on keeping KC area businesses up-to-date on the issues, policies, and policy trends that impact our region and the nation.


 





2016 Election Update: The Year of False Hopes, Slippery Slopes, and Moments of Sheer Stupidity


John Ashford, Hawthorn GroupJohn Ashford founder of the Hawthorne group joined the chamber and Polsinelli  for a presentation on what to expect in the coming months of the Presidential and US Senate campaigns this election year. Check out his presentation, including current polling data and campaign surprises, below. 

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This event is part of the KC Chamber and Polsinelli Public Policy Up Close Speaker Series. Watch for additional events in this series focused on keeping KC area businesses up-to-date on the issues, policies, and policy trends that impact our region and the nation.