The Key Contact Program connects ICSC members with Members of Congress to proactively drive the legislative process rather than responding to legislation after the fact.
We follow the grassroots model and mobilize ICSC members at the local/regional level to connect with legislators as constituents and community leaders.
Capitol Hill is a hectic place. One of the best ways to communicate with elected officials is through face-to-face meetings while they are home in their districts.
All Members of Congress have district offices that exist to serve constituents like you.
We can help you set up those meetings and offer valuable tips and talking points.
Hosting a site visit at your center is a great way to demonstrate your role in the community and discuss policy issues that are impacting your business. Site visits give Members of Congress the chance to see economic development in their communities and meet with constituents.
Retail venues also provide an ideal setting for an elected official to:
ICSC's Government Relations & Public Policy team can help you organize and plan your site visit.
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