HOUSTON TOWN HALL MEETING ON CLIMATE CHANGE and GREEN JOBS

Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies National Commission to Engage African Americans on Climate Change and Commission Co-Chair State Senator Rodney Ellis

present

A TOWN HALL MEETING ON

CLIMATE CHANGE and

GREEN JOBS

Moderated by: Gene Norman

Chief Meteorologist, KHOU Channel 11

WHO

  • Congressman Al Green
  • Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee
  • State Sen. Mario Gallegos
  • Rep. Garnet Coleman
  • Rep. Sylvester Turner
  • Rep. Ana Hernandez
  • Rep. Alma Allen
  • Rep. Carol Alvarado
  • City Councilmember Ronald Green
  • City Councilmember Jolanda Jones
  • NAACP – Houston Branch
  • American Association of Blacks in Energy- Houston Chapter
  • Houston Citizen’s Chamber of Commerce
  • Houston Area Urban League
  • Public Citizen
  • Environment Texas
  • Environmental Defense Fund
  • Sierra Club
  • Houston ACORN

WHERE

Communications Workers of America, Local 6222

1730 Jefferson Street, Houston, TX 77003

WHEN

Wednesday, June 17, 2009 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Registration will open at 5:30 p.m. and refreshments will be provided.

 

For more information, contact:

Dallas Jones or Brandon Dudley

Office of Texas State Senator Rodney Ellis

713-236-0306

Dallas.Jones@senate.state.tx.us

or

Royce Brooks

Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies

202-789-3528

rbrooks@jointcenter.org