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Event: ERA Minnesota

Mar
08

ERA Lobby Day at the Capitol.

March 8, 2019
​9:00 am – Lobbying
10:00 am – Rally


Meet in the MN State Capital Rotunda
We will be holding our annual Lobby Day and Rally on Friday, March 8 from 9 am to noon.  Join us to lobby your legislators and rally in support of an ERA.  (See below for maps and parking info)

Agenda:

  • 9:00 – 10:00 am  Lobbying
    Meet in the rotunda for guidance in lobbying (talking to) your legislators.  We can help you find out who they are, what their current position is on the ERA, give you ERA postcards you can personalize and/or give you sample language to talk to them.
  • 10:00 – 10:45 am  Rally
    Rally in the rotunda! Complete with bill authors and  speakers to unite us in support.
  • 10:45 – 11:00 am Photo Op!  Smile!
  • 11:00 – 12:00 noon  Lobbying
    ​More lobbying your legislators.  We’ll have resources to help you find your reps and talk to them (lobby them) about what the ERA means to you!​
  • Noon – 2:00 pm  NETWORKING LUNCHEON
    Networking Luncheon at the Best Western Capitol Ridge, Peddler’s Pub located at: 161 St Anthony Ave, St Paul, MN 55103


Notes:

  • Luncheon:  We will be ordering off the menu and paying for our own lunches but need to know how many plan to be there so the restaurant can be adequately staffed:  Please RSVP (below)
  • Travel Stipends: For any folks traveling from the greater state area or who are carpooling and could use some help, please contact us and ask about a travel stipend.  Need somewhere to stay overnight? We have volunteers offering up space in their homes!
    **For information on Travel Stipends and Lodging email Heather or call 651-214-1702.
  • Volunteers: More volunteers needed on the day!  Please email Rhonda.