Kavanagh Attends 50-State Legislative Conference, Accepts Appointment to National Committee on Elections

July 23, 2009

New York State Assemblymember Brian Kavanagh joined legislators from every state in the United States at the annual Legislative Summit of the National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL), July 21-23, 2009 in Philadelphia. Kavanagh has been appointed to the NCSL’s Redistricting and Elections Committee, where he hopes to build on his work as a member of the State Assembly’s Election Law Committee and his recent appointment as chair of the Assembly Subcommittee on Election Day Operations and Voter Disenfranchisement. During the conference, Kavanagh participated in various voting sessions, panels, issue forums, and discussions held by the various bodies of the NCSL, and also attended meetings of the National Caucus of Environmental Legislators, of which he is also a member.