Congressional Black Caucus Talks Green
On Friday, September 21 in Washington D.C. ECC attended the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation's 42nd Annual Legislative Conference entitled "The Truth About the Green Economy." The panel was hosted by ECC partner Green For All and Congressman Emanuel Cleaver II (D-MO 5th District), and discussed attacks against the green economy, facts about job growth and green economy, and strategies for response. Guests included MSNBC Commentator Jeff Johnson, Gilbert G. Campbell of Volt Energy, and Danielle Deane of The Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies. The day was concluded with a reception recognizing African-American energy and environmental professionals.