Upcoming Event

2021 MLC Economic Development Committee Meeting

July

11-13

The MLC’s Economic Development Committee will meet in conjunction with the 75th Annual Meeting of the Midwestern Legislative Conference.

Committee Co-Chairs Sen. Linda Holmes (Illinois) and Rep. Robert Wittke (Wisconsin) and Vice-Chair Rep. Ethan Manning (Indiana) invite you to join the MLC Economic Committee for three sessions in Rapid City, South Dakota.

First, on Sunday, July 11, from 3:00 – 4:30 p.m., the Committee Meeting will feature a legislative roundtable and a presentation on addressing community needs to foster economic and workforce development.

Then, on Monday, July 12, from 10:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., the Committee-Sponsored Session will focus on the future of work and employment in a post-pandemic economy.

Finally, on Tuesday, July 13, from 2:00 – 3:30 p.m., the committee will team up with the MLC Agriculture & Natural Resources Committee and the MLC Education Committee for a session on vocational education models that prepare talent for high-demand, high-wage careers.

Details on these sessions can be found in the preliminary agenda below.