“I want to be effective and impactful in D.C. and I want our businesses here to thrive,” said Congressman Scott Taylor to 30 members of the Virginia Beach Board of Directors on Tuesday September 5. Taylor discussed matters pertaining to Veteran Affairs reform, saying, “Virginia Beach has the fastest growing population of veterans and finding ways to strengthen efforts of outreach for our veterans is imperative.” Also, military spending, cyber security, and economy and job growth were topics of interest.
If you want to hear more from Congressman Scott Taylor, the Hampton Roads Chamber is proud to be hosting all four Hampton Roads elected leaders in Congress at the 2017 Congressional Forum Thursday, October 19th at the Norfolk Waterside Marriott. Congressman Bobby Scott, Congressman Scott Taylor, Congressman Donald McEachin and Congressman Rob Wittman will discuss topics including the economy, national defense, and budgetary challenges facing the region and the nation followed by questions from the audience.
“It is extremely important for the Hampton Roads community and Chamber members to be present because politics, regulations, policy, and business are intertwined in many different ways and if you are not looking into how that affects your business you are behind,” said Congressman Taylor.
The Congressional Forum is sponsored by Cox, The Port of Virginia (Presenting Sponsors); Bon Secours (Platinum Legislative Affairs Partner) Clark Nexsen (Silver Legislative Affairs Partner)
To register for the 2017 Congressional Forum click here.