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August 5, 2016

70th SLC Annual Meeting Report, Presentations and Photos Now Available

The 70th SLC Annual Meeting Summary Report, photos, policy session presentations, and more are now available on the SLC website. The SLC... Read More

July 20, 2016

Upcoming SLC Webinar - Nuclear Waste Policy: Searching for Solutions | Tuesday, July 26

In collaboration with CSG Midwest, the Southern Legislative Conference (SLC) will host the second of two webinars examining nuclear waste policies in the United States. Register now to tune in from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m.... Read More

July 13, 2016

70th Annual Meeting of the Southern Legislative Conference Concludes

The 70th Annual Meeting of the Southern Legislative Conference, convening on July 9, 2016, in the "Horse Capital of the World," Lexington, Kentucky, concluded on July 13. Nearly 1,500 state legislators, legislative staff, governmental officials, and related others attended the four days of informative policy... Read More

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Between August 8 and 14, 2016, the state of Louisiana was hit with approximately 6.9 trillion gallons of rain, causing catastrophic flooding and devastation not seen in the United States since Hurricane Sandy of 2012. Thousands of people in Louisiana have lost everything they own and need our help. The Capital Area West Chapter of the Red Cross and Capital Area United Way are organizing efforts to assist those in need. The SLC made donations to help those affected. Click the icons above to do the same.

Programs & Resources

70th Annual Meeting of the Southern Legislative Conference | Lexington, Kentucky

July 9-13, 2016


2015-16 State Service Profile

Chair of the Southern Legislative Conference


Speaker Philip Gunn
Speaker Philip Gunn, Mississippi
SLC Chair, 2016-2017