Thank you to the 200+ people that attended the Filibuster & Festivities event, sponsors, and event organizers for putting on a great reception. Special thanks to Andrew Fullerton, Blake Major, Eric Storey, Sam Natthews, Cory Brown, Shannon Patrick, and Matthew Wright. This event was the inaugural evening networking reception for the Grassroots Professional Network, which attracted guests from as far as Phoenix, Arizona. The Grassroots Professional Network prides itself on offering a forum for grassroots professionals and an avenue to cultivate relationship among the advocacy community. The Filibuster & Festivities event truly advanced this mission.