December 8, 2016
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NAACP CENTENNIAL CONVENTION OPENING PRESS CONFERENCE CALLS FOR FAIR CONFIRMATION PROCESS FOR JUDGE SOTOMAYOR

 

 


 

OPENING PRESS CONFERENCE CALLS FOR FAIR CONFIRMATION PROCESS FOR JUDGE SOTOMAYOR, REBUKES RACIALLY CHARGED REMARKS

 

Civil rights icons join young leaders, President Obama, Speaker of the House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi, Senator Charles E. Schumer, Representative Charles B. Rangel, New York Governor David A. Paterson, New York City Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg and other elected officials and activists who will take part in the Convention July 11-July 16th at the New York Hilton to chart a new civil rights agenda.  

 

 

OPENING NEWS CONFERENCE ON SOTOMAYOR AND BRIEFING ON OBAMA VISIT

Saturday July 11th  NY Hilton, 1335 Avenue of the Americas, Petite Trianon

 

 

Saturday, July 11                                     

12:00 PM                                PRESIDENT AND CEO BENJAMIN TODD JEALOUS, NAACP BOARD MEMBERS

JOIN LATINO JUSTICE PUERTO RICAN LEGAL DEFENSE AND EDUCATIONAL FUND PRESIDENT CESAR A. PERALES, NAACP LEGAL DEFENSE FUND EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR JOHN PAYTON TO CALL FOR FAIR SOTOMAYOR HEARING AND AN END TO RACIALLY CHARGED REMARKS BY SENATOR JEFF SESSIONS, RANKING MEMBER OF SENATE JUDICIARY COMMITTEE  

 

Sunday, July 12                       

11:00 AM                                 ACT-SO (Academic, Cultural, Technological and Scientific Olympics) PARADE UP 

6TH AVENUE

 

Sunday, July 12                       

6:00 PM                                   SPEAKER PELOSI, MAYOR BLOOMBERG ADDRESS CONVENTION DELEGATES

 

Monday, July 13                     

9:30 AM                                   GOVERNOR PATERSON, CONGRESSMAN RANGEL ADDRESS CONVENTION DELEGATES

 

Monday, July 13         

10:00 AM                                 PRESIDENT AND CEO BENJAMIN TODD JEALOUS KEYNOTE ADDRESS

 

Monday, July 13                     

12:00 PM                                 QUESTION AND ANSWER SESSION WITH PRESIDENT AND CEO BENJAMIN TODD JEALOUS UNVIELING OF SWEEPING NEWS CRIMINAL JUSTICE INITIATIVE                                      

Tuesday, July 14                     

9:30 AM                                   BREAKFAST WITH RNC CHAIRMAN MICHAEL STEELE

 

Wednesday, July 15               

3:00 PM                                   INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS MEETING WITH SENEGAL PRESIDENT ABDOULAYE WADE

 

Thursday, July 16                   

DETAILS TO FOLLOW              PRESIDENT OBAMA ADDRESS TO NAACP CONVENTION

 

For information and detailed schedule contact Chris Fleming at 202 463 2940 ext. 1021. CFleming@naacpnet.org.  

 



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