Join us at The Leadership Institute's headquarters for an insightful talk and a gourmet buffet breakfast.
Held the first Wednesday of each month, these breakfast meetings are an excellent opportunity for friends of the Institute to meet leading speakers and hear their thoughts on current affairs.
These breakfast meetings offer a great chance to share food and fellowship with like-minded friends. Past breakfasts have been attended by members of Congress, public policy experts, and columnists.
Wed 4: 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM EST
Steven P.J. Wood Building
1101 N Highland St
Arlington, VA 22201 Map
$10.00 discount for early registration until 12/1/19
Your Cost: $5.00
Become a Breakfast Club member and get 12 breakfasts for the price of 10!
David Schweikert is serving his fifth term in the United States Congress. He holds a seat on the Ways and Means Committee, having previously served on the Financial Services Committee. He also sits on the bicameral Joint Economic Committee, serving as the Senior House Republican Member, Co-Chairs the Valley Fever Task force with House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, is the Republican Co-Chair of the Blockchain Caucus, Co-Chair of the Tunisia Caucus, and Co-Chair of the Tele Health Caucus.
Among his legislative accomplishments, David was instrumental in authoring and passing H.R. 6 the SUPPORT for Patients and Communities Act and the JOBS ACT into law. David included a bill for H.R. 6, also commonly referred to as the 'Opioid Package', to establish a prior authorization standard in Medicare. This bill was signed by the President in 2018. The JOBS Act was signed by the President in April 2012.
David has also been a key player in both Healthcare and Financial Services. In November of 2017 David's legislation, H.R. 1585, was passed unanimously through the House expanding the definition of "accredited investor" to include professional experts, bringing in a larger number of sophisticated investors into the marketplace. He also played a major role in the healthcare discussions of 2017 with his amendment Establishing a Federal Invisible Risk Sharing Program.
A national leader on tribal policy, David draws on a unique background working with Arizona's tribal communities on important priorities.
As a strong advocate for efficiencies in the 21st Century economy, David collaborates with entrepreneurs and innovators in Arizona and around the world on ways to increase trade and drive economic growth. David has long championed technological innovations as the solution to the problems of over-burdensome government regulations.
David holds a seat on the Tax Policy Subcommittee and Trade Policy Subcommittee on the House Ways and Means Committee, where he is able to use his expertise in finance and tax policy to lend his voice towards pressing issues such as meaningful tax reform and reducing trade barriers for U.S. businesses.