You are invited to the October EBC RI Chapter breakfast program with the Honorable Jack Reed, United States Senior Senator for the State of Rhode Island. As a member of the U.S. Senate, he is involved with many of the environmental and energy initiatives of concern to the State of Rhode Island and New England, including:
- Renewable energy
- Clean water projects
- Underground storage tanks
- Climate change
- Coastal protection
- Auto fuel efficiency standards
- Efficiency in buildings and homes
- Federal Weatherization Assistance Program
- Green jobs
- Freight Rail Improvement Project
- Infrastructure Financing
- Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program
Senator Reed also serves as a member of the Appropriations Committee, whichhas broad jurisdiction over federal spending bills. He is the Chairman of the Subcommittee on Interior and Environment and a member of the Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development.
Registration and Continental Breakfast: 7:30 a.m.
Program: 8:00 – 9:30 a.m.