State Affairs

Our state government relations department provides FMI member companies and state association executives with resources and support to manage the wide range of state public policy challenges that impact the food industry.

FACTS & FIGURES

96% of shoppers

trust their grocery store to ensure food purchased is safe
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2017 State Legislative Outlook

This annual report examines the issues our industry expects to confront during the upcoming legislative session on a state-by-state basis.
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Questions?
For questions or more information regarding state affairs, please contact FMI’s Director of State Government Relations, Elizabeth Tansing.

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Questions?
For questions or more information regarding state affairs, please contact FMI’s Manager of State Government Relations & Grassroots, Mike Green.

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Leadership

The FMI Government Relations Committee reviews, formulates and recommends to the Public Affairs Committee the programs and positions necessary to represent the interests of grocery retailers and wholesalers before the federal and state governments. The Committee recommends priorities and directions for the maximum utilization of FMI's resources and assists in influencing and implementing government relations programs at the national and state levels.

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