Democratic Platform Drafting Committee Hearing, Day 1, Part 1

The Democratic National Convention Committee’s Platform Drafting Committee held a hearing on what should be included in the party’s platform for the… read more

Democratic Platform Drafting Committee Hearing, Day 1, Part 1 The Democratic National Convention Committee’s Platform Drafting Committee held a hearing on what should be included in the party’s platform for the July 2016 convention in Philadelphia. One of the witnesses was former Attorney General Eric Holder, who talked about the need to address issues with the American criminal justice system. Other topics discussed included fighting poverty, immigration policy, and countering Islamophobia.

“Leveling the Playing Field: Creating Opportunity and Removing Barriers” was the first in a series of regional events. This Mid-Atlantic Regional Forum was held at the Omni Shoreham Hotel in Washington, D.C. close

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  • Howard L. Berman Member Democratic National Convention Committee->Platform Drafting Committee
  • Paul Booth Member Democratic National Convention Committee->Platform Drafting Committee
  • Muriel Bowser Mayor [D] District of Columbia
  • Carol M. Browner Member Democratic National Convention Committee->Platform Drafting Committee
  • Simone Campbell Executive Director Network Catholic Social Justice Lobby
  • Elijah Cummings Chair Democratic National Convention Committee->Platform Drafting Committee
  • Leah Daughtry Chief Executive Officer Democratic National Convention Committee
  • Keith Ellison Member Democratic National Convention Committee->Platform Drafting Committee
  • Raul Grijalva U.S. Representative [D] Arizona
  • Luis Gutiérrez Member Democratic National Convention Committee->Platform Drafting Committee
  • Eric H. Holder Jr. Attorney General (Former) Department of Justice
  • Christopher D. Kang National Director National Council of Asian Pacific Americans
  • Barbara Lee Member Democratic National Convention Committee->Platform Drafting Committee
  • William "Bill" McKibben Member Democratic National Convention Committee->Platform Drafting Committee
  • Dalia Mogahed Adviser (Former) White House->Office of Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships
  • Deborah Parker Member Democratic National Convention Committee->Platform Drafting Committee
  • Alicia Reece Member Democratic National Convention Committee->Platform Drafting Committee
  • E. Bonnie Schaefer Member Democratic National Convention Committee->Platform Drafting Committee
  • Fawn R. Sharp President Quinault Indian Nation
  • Neera Tanden Member Democratic National Convention Committee->Platform Drafting Committee
  • Debbie Wasserman-Schultz Chair Democratic National Committee
  • Cornel West Member Democratic National Convention Committee->Platform Drafting Committee
  • James J. Zogby Member Democratic National Convention Committee->Platform Drafting Committee
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Program ID:
410788-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Meeting
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jun 08, 2016 | 1:35pm EDT | C-SPAN.org
Last Aired:
Jun 08, 2016 | 11:24pm EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • Jun 08, 2016 | 1:35pm EDT | C-SPAN.org
  • Jun 08, 2016 | 7:00pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Jun 08, 2016 | 11:24pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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