As the global health crisis concerning COVID-19 (coronavirus) evolves, we at Senate Presidents' Forum are actively monitoring the impact on states and industry. Decisions concerning our upcoming forums will be made with the health and safety of participants as our highest priority. Any changes to our schedule will be communicated directly and posted on this website.

We offer our continued support to state leaders in this challenging time and look forward to convening in good health at our next forum.

CONTACT

Senate Presidents’ Forum

579 Broadway

Hastings-on-Hudson, NY 10706

 

Tel: 914-693-1818

Copyright © 2020 Senate Presidents' Forum. All rights reserved.

 

WINTER 2020 CONFERENCE

January 2020 Forum in Review

including

Farewells

The Forum bid a fond farewell to retiring senators John Cullerton (IL) and John Alario (LA). They will be sorely missed.

 

< M O R E >

 A Century of SuffrageThe start of this year marked 100 years since the 19th Amendment was ratified, securing the right of women to vote. Seen here celebrating the centennial of women’s suffrage are senators Cathy Giessel (AK), Karen Spilka (MA), Karen Fann (AZ), and Mary Kay Papen (NM).

 

As the global health crisis concerning COVID-19 (coronavirus) evolves, we at Senate Presidents' Forum are actively monitoring the impact on states and industry. Decisions concerning our upcoming forums will be made with the health and safety of participants as our highest priority. Any changes to our schedule will be communicated directly and posted on this website.

We offer our continued support to state leaders in this challenging time and look forward to convening in good health at our next forum.

 A Century of SuffrageThe start of this year marked 100 years since the 19th Amendment was ratified, securing the right of women to vote. Seen here celebrating the centennial of women’s suffrage are senators Cathy Giessel (AK), Karen Spilka (MA), Karen Fann (AZ), and Mary Kay Papen (NM).

CONTACT

Senate Presidents’ Forum

579 Broadway

Hastings-on-Hudson, NY 10706

 

Tel: 914-693-1818

Copyright © 2020 Senate Presidents' Forum. All rights reserved.

 

As the global health crisis concerning COVID-19 (coronavirus) evolves, we at Senate Presidents' Forum are actively monitoring the impact on states and industry. Decisions concerning our upcoming forums will be made with the health and safety of participants as our highest priority. Any changes to our schedule will be communicated directly and posted on this website.

We offer our continued support to state leaders in this challenging time and look forward to convening in good health at our next forum.

 

WINTER 2020 CONFERENCE

January 2020 Forum in Review

including

Farewells

The Forum bid a fond farewell to retiring senators John Cullerton (IL) and
John Alario (LA). They will
be sorely missed.

 

< M O R E >

 

WINTER 2020 CONFERENCE

State of the States’  Budgets for 2020

The annual report on the State of the States’ Budgets is a highlight of every January Senate Presidents’ Forum. This year, Ms. Mulder’s upbeat report launched the Forum on a positive note.

< M O R E >

 

WINTER 2020 CONFERENCE

Poverty and the States’ Administration of Programs

In 2020, the official US Census Bureau’s definition of poverty is $25,750 total income for a family of four. In 2017, an estimated 39.7 million Americans (12.3%) were living in poverty.

< M O R E >

 

WINTER 2020 CONFERENCE

Beyond Poverty Alleviation: Closing Wealth Gaps

To close wealth gaps, the goal is economic and social upward mobility for all, so that people can thrive not simply survive.

< M O R E >

 

WINTER 2020 CONFERENCE

Poverty: An Interactive Case Study

In a Forum session dedicated to understanding solutions to poverty,
Dr. Gregory Fairchild described the linkage between incarceration and poverty.

< M O R E >

 A Century of SuffrageThe start of this year marked 100 years since the 19th Amendment was ratified, securing the right of women to vote. Seen here celebrating the centennial of women’s suffrage are senators Cathy Giessel (AK), Karen Spilka (MA), Karen Fann (AZ), and Mary Kay Papen (NM).

CONTACT

Senate Presidents’ Forum

579 Broadway

Hastings-on-Hudson, NY 10706

 

Tel: 914-693-1818

Copyright © 2020 Senate Presidents' Forum. All rights reserved.