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Emergency National Urban Violence Seminar: Jim Gierach

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July 26, 2013 1:00 pm
End Date:
July 26, 2013 9:00 pm
Chicago State University
Chicago State University, 9501 S. King Drive, Chicago, IL, United States

Event sponsored by the Congressional Black Caucus – http://cbc.fudge.house.gov/

On Friday, July 26, 2013, Members of the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) will host a National Summit on Violence in Urban Communities at Chicago State University in Chicago, IL.

The summit will include discussions on the causes of violence in urban communities across the nation and on ways community stakeholders and organizations, local officials and Members of Congress can collaborate on strategies to address them.  The event will conclude with a national townhall discussion where Members of the CBC will announce the Caucus’s top priorities in addressing violence in urban communities. This event is free and open to the public. The event will be livestreamed at www.csu.edu.

Rep. Bobby Rush (IL-01)
Rep. Danny K. Davis (IL-07)
Rep. Robin Kelly (IL-02)
Rep. Maxine Waters (CA-43)
Rep. Corrine Brown (FL-05)
Rep. Cedric Richmond (LA-02)
Rep. Frederica Wilson (FL-24)