PAA and APC visited Capitol Hill regarding Population Research, March 10-11, 2014

On March 10 and 11, 2014, representatives from the Population Association of America
and Association of Population Centers participated in the organizations’ annual Capitol
Hill Advocacy Days. These dedicated PAA members conducted over 30 meetings with
key congressional staff, Members of Congress, and White House officials to advocate
for the population sciences and the federal agencies that fund the field.

2014 Hill delegation

Caption: Top row from left to right: Dr. Jarron Saint Onge, University of Kansas;
Dr. Robert Bozick, RAND; Dr. Kari White, University of Alabama, Birmingham;
Dr. Linda Jacobsen, Population Reference Bureau; Mr. Stephen Tordello,
Decision Demographics; Dr. Robert Wallace, University of Iowa; Dr. Wendy Baldwin
and Dr. Daniel Lichter, Cornell.

Bottom row from left to right: Dr. Pamela Smock, University of Michigan;
Dr. Cristina Bradatan, Texas Tech; Dr. Vida Maralani