Week of March 4 - March 8, 2013

Start: March 8, 2013
End: March 8, 2013
Mar 5, 2013

 

Monday, March 4, 2013

  • The U.S. House met at 2:00 p.m. for legislative business with votes postponed until 6:30 p.m.  
  • Attended AIPAC Policy Conference’s Annual Gala

Tuesday, March 5, 2013

  • The U.S. House met at 12:00 p.m. for legislative business.
  • Attended weekly meeting with Democratic Members of the House.
  • Met with Anti-hunger groups from Michigan to discuss their work in Southeast Michigan.  
  • Met with AIPAC constituents to discuss the U.S.-Israel relationship.
  • Met with Army Corps of Engineers to discuss Great Lakes issues.
  • Doctors with the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecologists visited the office to discuss health care funding and education.

Wednesday, March 6, 2013

  • The U.S. House met at 10:00 a.m. for legislative business.
  • Attended weekly Leadership meeting with Committee Ranking Members.
  • Michigan members of the YMCAs visited the office to discuss healthy living and youth development programs.
  • Members of the Michigan Association of Broadcasters visited the office to discuss their legislative and regulatory priorities.
  • Michigan Members of the Association of Community Cancer Centers visited the office to discuss health care issues.

Thursday, March 7, 2013

  • No votes expected in the U.S. House.
  • Met with Doctors and students with the American Chiropractic Association to discuss health care concerns related to military personnel, veterans, and students. 
  • Michigan Advocates with the Healing our Waters Coalition visited the office to discuss Great Lakes issues.
  • Met with CEO of Oakland Livingston Human Services Agency to discuss their work in the 9th District. 
  • Traveled home to Michigan.

Friday, March 8, 2013

  • No votes expected in the U.S. House.
  • Attended Lawrence Tech University’s convocation ceremony.  Steven A. Ballmer, CEO of Microsoft and Michigan native, received an honorary Doctor of Computer Science and Engineering.