Polsinelli Public Policy Up Close Speaker Series

Public Policy Speaker Series

The First 90 Days of Trump


HalperinIn a turbulent D.C. environment, Congress and the new administration encounter hurdles each day. How do senior strategists in both parties see the political landscape? And how will the storylines converge in the future?

Mark Halperin will use his experience covering national politics to explain it all with insight, wit, insider knowledge and no punches pulled. Halperin will talk about the latest political maneuvering and what it means for business, international relations, and the U.S. economy. You’ll love his behind-the-scenes anecdotes about the top players in American politics and his trademark rigorous analysis of policy, politics, and the media. 

April 28, 2017
7:30-9:00 a.m.
InterContinental Kansas City on the Plaza
Rooftop Ballroom
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KC Chamber Public Policy Council members receive up to two complimentary seats upon reservation by calling (816) 374-5406.

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.




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.