TRPT Packs D.C. Briefing Room: Advocacy Day 2009 Report
On Tuesday, June 9th, ten different organizations from across the country, including our allies from Transportation Equity Network (TEN) joined Transit Riders for Public Transportation (TRPT) for their first national Advocacy Day on the Hill.
Visiting 30 individual congressional offices
The first half of the day organizers from across the country met with at least 30 meetings with the staff of congressional leaders including
Congressional briefing co-hosted with Congresswoman Grace Napolitano
TRPT joined by transit industry and transit workers reps
Our room in the Rayburn House Building was filled to capacity with congressional staffers from at least thirty different offices as well as attendees from the progressive community including Transportation for America.
TRPT speakers were joined by:
The briefing presented the intersection of access to mass transit, civil rights, global warming and public health and green jobs.
Speakers from TRPT were:
List of Attending Staffers
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