Attention Ladies! Thursday, April 27, 2017 is Legislation Day at the State Capitol in Salem. The Republican Women of Central Lane will meet in Republican Caucus Room 357 at 8:30 am for registration. Meeting and activities start at 9:00 am.
Open to all Republican Women. Ladies, this is a special day at the Capitol, so wear your RED JACKETS for a day of meeting with Legislators, visiting the House and Senate in Session, attending committee hearings, having your picture taken with our red jackets and sunglasses (be sure to bring a pair!) or take a tour of the Capitol in the afternoon. Click here for registration form, and please send in by April 12, 2017.
Secretary of State, Dennis Richardson will speak around noon. Other speakers may include Senator Ted Ferrioli and Representative Jodi Hack.
Lunches are a combo box lunch which includes a sandwich, chips, cookie, apple, and a drink - YUM! Water will be available.
Carolyn Oakley, Oregon Federation of Republican Women Legislative Liaison has contacted Legislators to speak to us during our lunch break. Afterward, at about 2:00 pm, we will all go down to the Rotunda to have pictures take with a professional photographer.
Directions to the Capitol: From South on 1-5, take exit 253 (Mission St/Hwy 22) West to 12th Street exit, 12th Street to Court Street, left on Court Street to the capitol.
All day parking passes are available downstairs in room 49. Best to carpool as parking is tight around the Capitol and the meters are expensive. It is recommended to use the Airport Park and Ride lot, and ride the bus into the Capitol. Fare is $4.50 for all day pass or $2.25 for one way. Exact change is required.