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

91% of shoppers

trust their grocery store to ensure food purchased is safe
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2022 FMI State Issues Outlook 

In the fall of 2021, FMI held regional meetings with our members and state association partners, to determine and discuss which issues will be at the forefront of the 2022 legislative sessions. This resource provides a synopsis of what was discussed.

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Questions?
For questions or more information regarding state affairs, please contact FMI’s Vice President of State Government Relations, Elizabeth Tansing.

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Questions?
For questions or more information regarding state affairs, please contact FMI’s Director, State and Local Government Relations, 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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