Forum For Equality Managing Director Sarah Jane Brady will be presenting the following workshop at the Louisiana Queer Conference on April 21 at Coates Hall at Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge.
Killing Bad Bills: How to Stop the Bad Bills from Progressing in the State Legislature
A history of bills that have been stopped in committee and on the floor in the Louisiana Legislature. The different types of arguments and advocacy plans that have been utilized at the various levels (lobbying, committees, floor votes, media, judiciary, etc.) will be presented. This is best for audiences that are interested in advocacy, state legislative procedures and history of Louisiana equality movement.
The keynote speaker will be Mara Keisling, the founding Executive Director of the National Center for Transgender Equality.