InfrastructureInfrastructure is the backbone of America’s economy. And to have the strongest, most resilient economy in the world, America must have the best infrastructure in the world. That’s why in 2019 AEM continues to lead the discussion in Washington, D.C., to promote a bipartisan, long-term, and comprehensive solution to infrastructure investment.

As part of AEM’s efforts this year, we’ve assembled a town hall discussion featuring Republican and Democrat members of Congress and U.S. business leaders, exploring the prospects for movement on a long-term, comprehensive infrastructure bill in the 116th Congress. The event is co-hosted by AEM and No Labels.

You’re invited to join the event by watching live via I Make America’s Twitter account starting at 8:15 a.m. ET, tomorrow, Feb. 8.

Here is the full agenda and speakers for the event:

WHEN: Friday, February 8, 2019, 8:15 a.m. ET – 10:30 am ET

WHERE: www.twitter.com/imakeamerica  

AGENDA (Eastern Time):

8:15 a.m. – Welcome and introductions

8:20 a.m. – Panel #1: A Conversation on Infrastructure with Members of Congress

9:20 a.m. – Panel #2: A Conversation with Infrastructure Stakeholders

10:30 a.m. – Conclusion

Panel #1: A Conversation on Infrastructure with Members of Congress

- Moderator: Hon. Tom Davis, Co-Founder, No Labels

- Rep. John Katko (NY-24)

- Rep. Kurt Schrader (OR-5)

- Rep. Jim Costa (CA-16)

Panel #2: A Conversation with Infrastructure Stakeholders

- Moderator: Robert Puentes, President and CEO, Eno Center For Transportation

- Stephen Roy, President Sales Region Americas, Volvo Construction Equipment; Director, CE Sector Board, Association of Equipment Manufacturers

- Wes Stowers, CEO, Stowers Machinery Corporation; Associated Equipment Distributors’ VP of Political Action

- Dr. Alison Black, Senior Vice President and Chief Economist, American Road & Transportation Builders Association

- Ed Mortimer, Vice President, Transportation and Infrastructure, U.S. Chamber of Commerce; Americans for Transportation Mobility Coalition

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