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Advocacy Day Agenda

Jan 21, 2020
  AONL 2020 Advocacy Day on June 4 is going virtual. For anyone who has registered to attend the event in Washington, D.C., your program registration is automatically cancelled and a refund will be issued. The Hyatt Regency Washington cancelled all existing registrations through June 10.…
Jul 17, 2019
  From forming a legislative committee to creating a legislative conference, learn what AONL's affiliates are doing to engage nurse leaders in state legislative efforts. AONL monitors state legislation and issues that affect nurses.
Jul 11, 2019
  Introduce yourself to your legislators and the key members of their staff by scheduling a personal visit to the legislator’s district or the Washington, D.C. office. When you contact the office of a representative or senator to request a meeting, ask to speak to the scheduler. Explain who…
Jul 9, 2019
  Refresh your knowledge on the basics of the legislative process. Find out the basics of how a bill becomes a law to the current congressional nursing caucus members. 
Jul 3, 2019
  The Congressional Nursing Caucuses have the responsibility of educating legislators on the issues important to the profession and the impact nurses have on America’s health care.
Jul 3, 2019
  In order to become a successful advocate, you need to know the basics of the legislative process.
Jul 3, 2019
  AONL is a member of the following advocacy coalitions.
Jun 21, 2019
  Title VIII Nursing Workforce programs are currently operating without authorization. In today’s tight fiscal environment, programs without a current authorization run the risk of losing funding. It is critical that Congress understands that nursing workforce development programs are…