Joint Center President Joins Panel at the CBC’s 2020 National Black Leadership Summit: An Emergency Convening

On February 4, Joint Center President Spencer Overton joined a panel, “How are Labor and Clergy preparing for 2020, and how do we engage young voters?,” at the Congressional Black Caucus’s 2020 National Black Leadership Summit: An Emergency Convening. Other panelists included BlackPAC’s Adrianne Shropshire, National African American Clergy Network’s Dr. Barbara Williams-Skinner, Center for Law and Social Justice’s Lurie Daniel Favors.

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The Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies, America’s Black think tank, is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization founded in 1970 and based in Washington, DC. The Joint Center's mission is to inform and illuminate the nation's major public policy debates through research, analysis, and information dissemination in order to improve the socioeconomic status of Black communities in the United States; expand their effective participation in the political and public policy arenas; and promote communication and relationships across racial and ethnic lines to strengthen the nation's pluralistic society.