Congressman Roger Wicker will be the guest speaker at the Greater Jackson Chamber Partnership’s Summer Legislative Breakfast – Bringing Washington to You. The breakfast meeting is scheduled for Monday, August 14th in the Grand Ballroom at the new Westin Hotel in Downtown Jackson, 407 South Congress Street.
Wicker has represented Mississippi in the United States Senate since December 2007. During his time in the Senate, Wicker has championed pro-growth policies to create jobs and has worked to reduce spending, limit federal overreach and maintain a strong national defense.
Congressman Wicker is a member of the Senate Republican leadership team and served as chairman of the National Republican Senatorial Committee during the 114th Congress. As a of the Senate Armed Services Committee, he chairs the Subcommittee on Seapower. Senator Wicker has been a strong advocate for economic development initiatives to help keep Mississippians competitive in a global marketplace. He has been instrumental in bringing more research funding to Mississippi universities for a wide range of health-related projects to fight disease and improve quality of life. Prior to his service in the Senate, Wicker was elected seven times, beginning in 1994, to represent Mississippi’s First Congressional District in the House of Representatives. Wicker is a native of Pontotoc, MS and is married to the former Gayle Long of Tupelo. They have three children and five grandchildren.
The cost of the breakfast meeting is $35 OR $350 for a reserved table of 10. RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED and seating is limited. Please click the link http://www.greaterjacksonpartnership.com/events/details/bringing-washington-to-you-2017-4320 to make your reservations today. If you have any questions, please call Debi Green at the chamber office, 601.948.7575 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Greater Jackson Chamber Partnership will visit Ireland on September 20th, 2017! During this unforgettable trip, you’ll experience everything Scenic Ireland has to offer—from the breathtaking Cliffs of Moher to the historic "Rock of Cashel" and a visit to historic Kilkenny Castle.
On this special trip we also venture south to Killarney, known as one of the most scenic areas in Ireland and an area where you can hear Gaelic Irish on a daily basis. We will visit the Dingle Peninsula which boasts one of the most beautiful drives in the world. Both hotels are very deluxe, The Europe Hotel & Resort The Savoy Hotel. As if this is not enough, for those that want to golf, we have a package for two outings that promises to be memorable. The Killarney Golf Club The Lahinch Golf Club. And we know some of you may wish to visit Dublin, so we have it available as an option at the end of the tour.
Feel free to call us at (601) 948-7575 or Julie Wilson at (800) 339-7781 x 3529. We hope you will take advantage of this opportunity to join us and discover Scenic Ireland.
Take a look at our brochure to see the full itinerary of this amazing trip!