Frank Gaffney, Center for Security Policy, President & CEO
Topic: With the Deficit Reduction Committee reaching its deadline later this month, WJ takes a look at the impact that potential cuts to the defense budget could have on the military & U.S. security.
Dennis Van Roekel, National Education Association, President
Topic: WJ discusses education issues including the future of education policy, the Administration’s proposed American Jobs Act & the impact it would have on teachers, as well as NEA’s role & goals in the 2012 election cycle. Tomorrow also marks the start of American Education Week.
Harry Johns, Alzheimer’s Association, President & CEO
Topic: Johns discusses the feedback his organization received from more than 43,000 individuals across the country who participated in the Alzheimer’s Association’s 132 input sessions throughout the country. The report will be used in developing a national plan by the federal government to combat the mind-destroying disease. According to the Alzheimer’s Association, Alzheimer’s is the sixth-leading cause of death and the only cause among the top 10 in the United States without a means to prevent, cure or even slow its progress.