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DECEMBER 1, 1998   8:56 AM
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CONTACT: Campaign for America's Future
Erik Cole (202) 955-5665
 
Announcing the New Century Alliance for Social Security
 
WASHINGTON - December 1 - On December 3rd, we are introducing the New Century Alliance for Social Security. This alliance brings together over 160 citizen leaders and policy experts who have signed a Statement of Principles for Social Security's Future. The principles represent the voice of those who want to strengthen, not dismantle, Social Security.

Speakers include:

John Sweeney
AFL-CIO

Hugh Price
National Urban League

Dr. Jane Smith
National Council of Negro Women

Rev. Jesse Jackson
Rainbow/PUSH Coalition

Patricia Ireland
National Organization for Women

Deborah Briceland-Betts
OWL-Older Womenís League

Kweisi Mfume
NAACP

Justin Dart
Justice for All

Roger Hickey
Institute for Americaís Future

Sharon Daly
Catholic Charities, USA

Robert Greenstein
Center on Budget and Policy Priorties

Hans Riemer
2030 Center

Event Details: Thursday, December 3, 1998, 10 am, Brookings Institutionís Falk Auditorium (1775 Massachusetts Ave, NW), RSVP to (202) 955-5665.

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