WHAT: MEDIA AVAILABILITY
WHERE: Rainbow PUSH Coalition
930 E. 50th Street
Chicago IL 60615
WHEN: Saturday, January 21, 2012, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
WHY: House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi will join this week’s live, international broadcast of Saturday Morning Forum and give updates and her perspective on social and economic issues affecting minority communities---the economy, education and jobs.
This year marks Pelosi’s 25th year in Congress. Since 1987, she has represented California's 8th District in the House of Representatives. Pelosi made history in November 2002 when House Democrats elected her the first woman to lead a major political party. She served as Democratic Leader from 2003 to 2007 and previously served as House Democratic Whip for one year.
The Rainbow PUSH Coalition is a progressive organization devoted to protecting, defending and expanding civil rights to improve economic and educational opportunity. The organization is headquartered at 930 E. 50th St. in Chicago. To learn more, please visit www.rainbowpush.org or call(773) 373-3366. To arrange an interview with Rev. Jackson, please call the numbers listed above.