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Democratic Forum the Disastrous Impacts of Trump’s Wall to Communities, the Environment and Wildlife, The City Project Wed Jan 16 Livestream

Democratic Forum on the Disastrous Impacts of President Trump’s Border Wall to Communities, the Environment and Wildlife
Date, Time, and Location:

The event will be livestreamed at https://bit.ly/2QRrPsT
Wednesday, January 16
10 AM to 11:30 AM Eastern
Longworth 1324

Event Description:
The Trump Administration has proposed a wasteful, divisive, and ineffective wall along the southern border. His administration is now holding Americans hostage by keeping the government shut down until he gets his wall.
Chairman Grijalva will be holding a forum with community and tribal leaders, policy experts, and environmental advocates to discuss the impact of the wall on communities on the ground, wildlife and ecology, and the American people.
Panelists:
Raul Garcia | Senior Legislative Counsel, Earthjustice
Robert García | Founder & Counsel, The City Project
Christina Hazard | Associate Director of Government Affairs, National Parks Conservation Association
Jennifer Johnson | Border Policy Advisor, Southern Border Communities Coalition
Verlon M. Jose | Vice Chairman, Tohono O’odam Nation
Marianna Wright | Executive Director, National Butterfly Center