ACTION: Help Set the Agenda for the Obama Administration!
On December 4th, 2,000 grassroots leaders from low-income and communities of color are coming to DC for "Realizing the Promise: A Forum on Community, Faith & Democracy", a "meet the press"-style public discussions with members of congress and the Obama transition team. [youtube = http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RWXi89Z6lvk]
Juan Williams, Senior Correspondent for NPR will be moderating! And our confirmed attendees include: Members of Congress:Rep. Luis Gutierrez, (D-IL), Rep. Chris Van Hollen (D-MD), Rep. Elect Tom Perriello (D-VA), Rep. John Sarbanes (D-MD) and Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-MD)
Members of the President-elect Obama's Transition Team: Ms. Valerie Jarrett - Co-Chairman, Obama-Biden Transition Project & White House Senior Advisor and Assistant to the President for Intergovernmental Relations and Public Liaison and Ms. Melody Barnes (Named as Director of the Domestic Policy Council for President Elect Obama's White House)
This is YOUR chance - make sure that real people set the agenda for the new administration.
Click here to visit the Realizing the Promise blog and submit your question to the Forum panels. And be sure to tune into the LIVE webcast on www.realizingthepromise.org from 3PM to 6PM on December 4th. Maybe your question will be posed LIVE to the panels....