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SHRM Spotlights HR at Political Conventions

Magazine article HRMagazine

SHRM Spotlights HR at Political Conventions

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SHRM representatives attended both the Republican National Convention in Cleveland and the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia in July in a nonpartisan effort to help raise awareness of key workplace issues facing employers and HR professionals.

During both gatherings, SHRM's government affairs staff met with lawmakers, political candidates and government officials to advocate for policies for the 21st century workplace that are innovative, fair and competitive.

The SHRM group was led by Henry G. "Hank" Jackson, SHRM president and CEO; J. Robert "Bob" Carr, SHRM-SCP, senior vice president for membership and external affairs; Michael Aitken, vice president of government affairs; Elissa O'Brien, SHRM-SCP, vice president of membership; and Tony Lee, vice president of editorial.

At the Republican convention, SHRM officials participated in a discussion with female members of Congress and industry leaders. …

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