This page will provide MS activists with everything you need to prepare for the the National MS Society’s 2014 Public Policy Conference (PPC) and our visits to Capitol Hill. Please check back often, as items will be added as the PPC approaches. If you have any questions, please email Laura Weidner or call 202-408-1500.
Conference registration and hotel reservation deadlines were Friday, February 21.
Please plan to arrive around 2:30 p.m. on Monday, March 10.*
*Government Relations Committee (GRC) Chairs and chapter advocacy staff should arrive earlier — around noon.
The time that you finish on Wednesday, March 12, will depend on when your state group(s) completes Capitol Hill visits. Please contact your Visit Coordinator for more information.
Training and conference agenda
Click here for a conference agenda.
Capitol Hill visits & priorities
Each state has a designated Visit Coordinator who is responsible for scheduling that state’s Capitol Hill visits. If you need to be connected with your Visit Coordinator, contact email@example.com.
During Capitol Hill visits, MS activists will urge Congress to:
1. Support MS Treatments: Pipeline to Approval
2. Support the Ensuring Access to Quality Complex Rehabilitation Technology Act
3. Join the Congressional MS Caucus
Washington, D.C. local information