SESAC On Capitol Hill
SESAC was on Capitol Hill recently as part of a special event held in conjunction with the House Songwriters Caucus and the Nashville Songwriters Association International (NSAI) and National Music Publishers Association (NMPA). A performance by SESAC songwriter/jazz artist René Marie along with Chris DeStefano (ASCAP) and Lee Thomas Miller (BMI) was featured as well as a Q&A session with House Songwriters Caucus co-chairs Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) and Rep. Ted Deutch (D-FL). This event was attended by many Members of Congress and senior Congressional staff. Members attending included Reps John Conyers, Judy Chu, Doug Collins, Steve Cohen, Joe Crowley, David Cicilline, Trent Franks, Louis Gohmert and others on the House Judiciary Committee.