Capitol Hill Day 2017

ACM is organizing visits to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), and Congress for Capitol Hill Day. Our presence and focus in DC will reiterate the importance of PEG community media to our law makers.

We will provide education materials and assist setting up meetings with your Congressional visits.

Event Details

Date: November 8, 2017

8:30 am | Welcome and Orientation on Capitol Hill
9:00 am – 4:30 pm | Visits with Congress and the FCC
4:30 pm – 5:30 pm | Debriefing with ACM

Location: Capitol Hill, Washington DC

Registration Information

All community media advocates, whether or not you are an ACM member, are welcome to join ACM on the hill.

Cost: ACM will not charge you for joining us at this event. The only cost is the risk of losing community media if you don’t take a stance. Advocates must provide expenses for their lodging and food. We will provide a discounted hotel rate for registrants.

Register Now

Deadline to register is Wednesday, October 25.

Hotel Information

Hotel Lombardy (
2019 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Washington D.C. 20006

Room Rates:
$189 – Superior King Room
$229 – Double Room

For reservations:
Call 202-828-2600 or toll-free to 800-424-5486 and request the appropriate rate of your selected room type using the code LACMW. Complimentary wireless access is included in the room rate.

Reservations also may be made by calling Aneesa Browne directly at 202-587-2172 or emailing her at

Please make your reservations asap to lock in the rates above. The hotel has provided us with these discounted rates because November is typically a slow time. However, if they start to book up, the rates will increase. Once you make your reservation, the quoted rate will be locked in.