LIA Special Executive Breakfast: Constitutional Convention
Name:LIA Special Executive Breakfast: Constitutional Convention
Date:June 6, 2017
Time:8:00 AM - 10:00 AM EDT
LIA SPECIAL EXECUTIVE BREAKFAST
EDUCATE AND ENGAGE: “Shall there be a convention to revise the constitution and amend the same?”
The New York State Constitution mandates that every 20 years voters will be asked the following question: “Shall there be a convention to revise the constitution and amend the same?” The next referendum will be held on November 7, 2017. In light of this important opportunity to reshape New York State government, the LIA is holding a Special Executive Breakfast with a panel of experts to educate and engage on the issues.
PANEL OF EXPERTS:
Evan Davis, Manager of the Committee for a Constitutional Convention and Senior Counsel at Cleary Gottlieb
Jerry Kremer, Author of “Patronage, Waste and Favoritism: A Dark History of Constitutional Conventions” and Partner at Ruskin Moscou Faltischek P.C.
Jeff Wice, Affiliate of the Nelson A. Rockefeller Institute of Government and Of Counsel to Sandler Reiff Lamb Rosenstein & Birkenstock, P.C.
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