This week, NECA’s government affairs team met with Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-UT), Sen. Richard Burr (R-NC), Sen. Tammy Baldwin (D-WI), Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI), Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee (D-TX), Rep. Hank Johnson (D-GA), Rep. Bobby Scott (D-VA), Rep. Rob Wittman (R-VA), Rep. Steve Knight (R-CA), Rep. Mike Bishop (R-MI), Rep. David Valadao (R-CA), Rep. Jeff Fortenberry (R-NE), Rep. Brendan Boyle (D-PA), Rep. Ryan Costello (R-PA), Rep. Jeff Denham (R-CA), Rep. Henry Cuellar (D-TX), Rep. Jackie Walorski (R-IN), Rep. Mark Amodei (R-NV), Rep. Adrian Smith (R-NE), Rep. Ken Calvert (R-CA), Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart (R-FL), Rep. Brian Mast (R-FL), Rep. Charlie Dent (R-PA), Rep. David Joyce (R-OH), Rep. Dan Newhouse (R-WA), Rep. Tim Murphy (R-PA), Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA), Rep. Rodney Davis (R-IL), Rep. Sean Duffy (R-WI), Rep. Bill Johnson (R-OH), Rep. Mike Kelly (R-PA), Rep. Lee Zeldin (R-NY), Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA), and Rep. Lloyd Smucker (R-PA).
NECA CEO John Grau, VP of Labor Relations Geary Higgins, and Marco attended a meeting with Department of Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta.
NECA CEO John Grau attended an event held at the Department of Energy entitled “Unleashing American Energy.” President Trump addressed the group and also speaking were Vice President Mike Pence, Secretary of Energy Rick Perry, Secretary of Interior Ryan Zinke, EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt, National Economic Council Director Gary Cohn, North America's Building Trades Union President Sean McGarvey, and key Members of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee and the House Energy and Commerce.
NECA hosted an event for Rep. Donald Norcross (D-NJ) at the NECA Capitol Hill office.