General Information

pdf Congressional Visits
To locate your state Senator or Representative, visit the below web sites:
U.S. Capitol General Information:

Travel/Tourist Information
To receive a visitor’s guide or to preview local attractions, contact the Washington, DC Convention & Tourism Corporation 202/789-7000 or visit their website at

Tourmobile Sightseeing is a great way to see the sites of Washington, DC. The narrated shuttle tours take you right where you want to go with unlimited free reboarding. You choose where to stop, stay as long as you want, then reboard and ride to another historic location. For further information, visit their website: or call 888/868-7707.

Smithsonian Museums:

Conference Attire Attire for the conference is business casual (no ties). Remember that meeting rooms are often cool, so you may wish to include a jacket or sweater.

Weather The average temperature in Washington, D.C. in late May is in the mid 70s during the day; falling to the low 60s during the evening. However, be sure to consult your newspaper’s national weather section or the internet ( prior to packing.

Important Dates & Deadlines Early Bird Registration Ends
Friday, April 15

Hotel Reservation Cut-Off
Monday, May 2

Questions? For questions regarding the schedule or registration, contact Jackie Boubin, USMEF Director of Meeting Services at 303/623-6328 or