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NAACP President and CEO Benjamin Todd Jealous to participate in 40th Annual Congressional Black Caucus

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Benjamin Todd Jealous, NAACP President and CEO will participate in a number of events at this year’s Congressional Black Caucus in Washington, DC.

In addition to other issues, President Jealous will focus on the impetus for a major march by One Nation Working Together planned for 10-2-10 in Washington DC on the mall.

One Nation Working Together is a social movement of individuals and over 150 partner organizations committed to putting America back to work and pulling America back together.  Coming from a diverse set of backgrounds, experiences, beliefs and orientations, One Nation is determined to build a more united country with good jobs, equal justice and quality public education for all. 

President Jealous’ Schedule includes:
•    Wednesday, September 15 ~ 10:30 AM
ALC Capitol Hill Day ~ CBC Summit on Race, Politics and Policy

•    Thursday, September 16 ~ 2:00 PM
CBC Forum on Universal Health care (sponsored by Congressman John Conyers, Jr.)

•    Friday, September 17 ~ 9:00 AM
Chairman John Conyers Judiciary Brain trust ~ Advancing the Civil Rights Agenda Criminal Justice Reform: The Continuing Challenges to Equality

•    Saturday, September 18 ~ 6:00 PM
Congressional Black Caucus Legislative Dinner


 

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