Grocers in the Capitol Day

2017  Grocers in the Capitol Day 
Wednesday, April 5, 2017
Park Hotel, Madison, WI

Issues that affect your business and the grocery industry in Wisconsin are currently being debated at the State Capitol. Grocers In The Capitol Day is a perfect venue to learn about the issues and ask questions. Then let your voice be heard at the State Capitol during meetings with your elected officials to discuss issues that impact your business. 

Schedule Wednesday, April 5, 2017
We know you’re busy so we packed as much as we could into one day.

10:00 am         Registration with breakfast and coffee
10:30 am          Issue Briefings
11:00 am          Legislative Speakers
Noon                Lunch and Role Play a Legislative Visit
1:15 pm            Walk to State Capitol
1:30 pm            Grocery Caucus
2:00 pm           Legislative Visits
3:30 pm           Program Concludes
"If you don't attend Capitol Day and meet with your legislators, how do they know what is important for your business?"                  ~Jason Cowley, Cowley's Piggly Wiggly
Priority grocery industry issue briefings include: 
  • WI State Budget
  • Unfair Sales Act
  • Personal Property Tax
  • And More - Watch for more details!
"Taking a day away from your business to learn about and address issues that do affect your business and livelihood are definately worthwhile."         ~Dave Ryman, Certco Inc.
Steve Loehr receives the 2016 Grocers Care Award
Grocers Care Political Action Award 

<   Steve Loehr, Kwik Trip, won the 2016 WGA's Grocers Care Political Action award.    Watch for announcement of 2017 award winner!

Click here to see list of past award winners
"I find the more contact I have with my legislators, the more open they are to hearing issues taht affect my business.  I think we would have a much greater impact if more WGA members were to get involved in events such as this."   
                                        ~Jeff Tate, Watertown Piggly Wiggly
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2016 Capitol Day Photos

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