Joint Congressional Briefing on African American and Latino Opinions on Climate Change

The Joint Center and the National Latino Coalition on Climate Change will present “Results of Multi-state Opinion Polls of African American and Latino Communities: Views on Energy, Climate Change and the 2010 Midterm Elections,” a Congressional briefing scheduled for Thursday, April 15 at 10 a.m.

Speakers include The Honorable Emanuel Cleaver, II, U.S. House of Representatives (D-MO), Rafael Fantauzzi, NLCCC Chair, President of the National Puerto Rican Coalition, Inc. and Frank M. Stewart, a member of the Joint Center’s Commission to Engage African Americans on Climate Change and COO of the American Association of Blacks in Energy. Veronica Johnson, Meteorologist for NBC4 Washington and a member of the Joint Center’s Commission to Engage African Americans on Climate Change, will moderate.

Other speakers include Georges C. Benjamin, MD, Executive Director, American Public Health Association and Member, Joint Center’s Commission to Engage African Americans on Climate Change; The Honorable Ben Ray Lujan, U.S. House of Representatives (D-NM); David A. Bositis, Ph.D., Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies; Lori Weigel of Public Opinion Strategies (POS); and Lillian Rodriguez-Lopez, NLCCC Co-Chair and President of the Hispanic Federation

Briefing details:
U.S. Capitol Visitor Center
HVC-215 (House side of the Capitol Visitor Center)
E Capitol St NE & 1st St NE
Washington, DC

For more information and to RSVP, contact Lindsay Boroush at lboroush@jointcenter.org or Andrea Delgado at Adelgado@lclaa.org

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