Author: Sonya Kelly

Export Import Bank Board Nominees Approved by Senate

The United States Senate has confirmed three nominees to the board of the Export Import Bank of the United States. This means that the Board now has a quorum and can approve deals over $10 million. The nominees and their

2019 Hill Day Results

We are pleased to report another successful Hill Day to the FAMA and FEMSA membership. Hill Day 2019 had 58 FAMA/FEMSA attendees representing 45 companies in 24 states. The attendees were put into nine teams and met with a total

DUE FRIDAY 4/5/19 – Submit Your Location and Employment Info Now!

Only about 1/3 of our member companies have provided the vital information needed to create the employment map we use on Capitol Hill to educate our congressional reps and their staffs on the size of the fire and emergency services

FAMA/FEMSA GAC Employment Survey 2019 Due NOW

IMPORTANT – Your Employment Info is Critical to the Map for Hill Day: PLEASE READ & RESPOND NOW!   Please provide the vital information needed to create the employment map in order to educate our congressional reps and their staffs on

FAMA/FEMSA GAC Employment Survey 2019 Due March 13

The FAMA / FEMSA Governmental Affairs Committee champions our efforts on Capitol Hill by educating our congressional representatives and their staffs on the the fire and emergency services industry and the importance of funding the Assistance to Firefighters Grant, the

President Signs FY 2019 Spending Bill, including FAMA/FEMSA Priority Programs

AFG and SAFER Receive Level Funding, $350 million each; Urban Search and Rescue receives $10 million increase. Congress has passed and President Trump has signed into law an FY 2019 appropriations measure that includes funding for FAMA and FEMSA priority

REMINDER: Register NOW for 2019 Hill Day, April 24-25, 2019, Washington, D.C.

The FAMA/FEMSA GAC 2019 Hill Day will be held April 24-25 in Washington D.C. in conjunction with the CFSI’s 31st Annual National Fire and Emergency Services Symposium and Dinner.     Please (click here) to register. The deadline for Hill

2019 Hill Day Registration Materials, April 24-25, 2019, Washington, D.C.

Register NOW for 2019 Hill Day April 24-25, 2019 – Washington, D.C. The FAMA/FEMSA GAC 2019 Hill Day will be held April 24-25 in Washington D.C. in conjunction with the CFSI’s 31st Annual National Fire and Emergency Services Symposium and

FAMA/FEMSA GAC Employment Survey 2019

The FAMA/FEMSA Governmental Affairs Committee (GAC) is preparing for the 2019 Hill Day Meetings, and as in previous years, conducting a survey of member companies. The purpose of this survey is to capture company demographic data, including employee counts and business

REMINDER: CFSI Registration Now Open for 31st Annual Fire and Emergency Services Dinner – Secure your Room for FAMA/FEMSA GAC Hill Day, April 24-25, 2019

CFSI has announced that registration for the 31st Annual National Fire and Emergency Services Dinner is open on its website – cfsi.org. If you plan to attend FAMA/FEMSA GAC’s 2019 Hill Day, April 24-25th, you may secure your hotel room through the