Joint Center Meets with U.S. House Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn

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Joint Center Meets with U.S. House Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn

On September 22, the Joint Center--partnering with INSIGHT America--organized a breakfast with U.S. House Assistant Democratic Leader James E. Clyburn.

As Assistant Democratic Leader in the 114th Congress, Congressman Clyburn serves as the third highest-ranking Democrat in the House. A recipient of the Joint Center's highest award, the Louis E. Martin Great American Award (2009), James Clyburn has been recognized as a champion of rural communities throughout his career. Among others, he has supported the development of regional water projects, community health centers, broadband connections, and higher education by leading the charge for increased Pell grants. 

Meeting Participants Included:
Action for America Executive Director Laquan Austion
National Association For Equal Opportunity Attorney and President Lezli Baskerville
Bernard Center for Women, Politics & Public Policy President & CEO Michelle Bernard
Airport Minority Advisory Council President & CEO Krystal Brumfield
US Black Chambers President & CEO Ron Busby
Uber Strategic Partnerships Manager Malcom Glenn
National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials Senior Policy Analyst Erin Hustings
Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies Board Chair Barbara Johnson
National Council of Asian Pacific Americans National Director Christopher Kang
Jack Kemp Foundation President Jimmy Kemp
Asian Americans Advancing Justice Vice President of Policy and Programs Jiny Kim
National Council of La Raza Office of Research, Advocacy, and Legislation Deputy Vice President Clarissa Martinez
Vote It Loud Executive Director David Morgan
Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies President Spencer Overton
Associate Policy and Programs Advisor DC Bureau Magalie Normil
INSIGHT America Founder Elroy Sailor
National Hispanic Caucus of State Legislators Director Rhina Villatoro
Comcast Senior Director of Government and External Affairs Antonio Williams
 
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