Webinar: The View from Washington

Start Date/Time: 
Thursday, March 9, 2023 - 13:00
End Date/Time: 
Thursday, March 9, 2023 - 14:00

On Thursday March 9 at 1:00 p.m. EST, AFSA President Eric Rubin will host a webinar with retired AFSA members to discuss AFSA’s current advocacy work on Capitol Hill and with leadership at the various Foreign Service agencies.

During the webinar, Ambassador Rubin will discuss the status of AFSA’s priority issues, including legislative wins in the 117th Congressional session and Foreign Service reform and modernization. He will outline the status of confirmations and nominations of Ambassadors and senior officials, what was included in the final FY 23 appropriations package, and the new State Department guidelines on worldwide availability among other topics. Finally, there will be time to briefly share information on AFSA’s outreach work and upcoming programs and events.

After Ambassador Rubin’s remarks, we will take questions from participants. Please click here to register for this virtual event.