Howard Kurtz Joins NPMA Legislative Day Lineup

The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) is excited to announce that Howard Kurtz of Fox News will be joining attendees at Legislative Day 2019 for the breakfast and keynote presentation sponsored by Control Solutions Inc. (CSI) on Tuesday, February 26 at 8:00 a.m. Mr. Kurtz replaces KT McFarland who had to withdraw from the program due to personal family matters this week. Kurtz is a renowned speaker and political analyst who will provide insights into the latest issues taking place in Washington D.C. and offer prognostications about the 2020 election and beyond.

Howard Kurtz is a political analyst, best-selling author and the host of Media Buzz for Fox News, a program that discusses daily press coverage, politics, social media and more. In Kurtz’s no-holds-barred presentation, attendees will gain a sharper understanding of how today’s media environment shapes opinions and, ultimately, policies that will determine the future of their organization’s. His distinguished career has also included serving as Washington bureau chief of Newsweek, host of the CNN program Reliable Sources, and New York bureau chief for The Washington Post.

“We are very happy to have Howard join us for Legislative Day this year,” said Ty Ferraro, Marketing Director at CSI. Ferraro went on to say:

We are longtime supporters of the structural pest management industry and through our sponsorship of the Tuesday morning breakfast at Legislative Day each year, we strive to offer attendees informative and enjoyable speakers. It’s unfortunate that KT couldn’t join us this year, but we wish her the best and know that Howard is a gifted presenter that will be remembered by all those in attendance.

NPMA’s annual Legislative Day event is continuing in its 32nd year, amid a new Congress and counting down to the 2020 election cycle. “This year, we are anticipating a great Legislative Day program as nearly 400 PMPs gather in Washington, D.C. to advocate for issues that are important to the pest management industry”, said Dominique Stumpf, NPMA CEO. “We appreciate CSI for their ongoing support of this event in addition to all our conference sponsors.” This event allows the pest management industry to speak with a unified voice on Capitol Hill to build and enhance relationships with parties on both sides of the aisle. To learn more about Legislative Day, visit .


About the National Pest Management Association:

The National Pest Management Association (NPMA), a non-profit organization with more than 5,500 members from around the world, was established in 1933 to support the pest management industry’s commitment to the protection of public health, food and property. This commitment is reflected both in the continuing education of pest management professionals and the dissemination of timely information to homeowners and businesses. Learn more at .