Town Hall on the Green New Deal
June 23 @ 3:00 pm - 5:45 pm
This Town Hall will present experts on the Federal Resolution and how it might work in Columbus. Dr. Fadhel Kaboub, economics professor at Denison University, will present an overview of the Resolution, including the Job Guarantee program. Cathy Cowan Becker, leader of the Sierra Club’s Ready for 100 Campaign in Columbus, will discuss on the ground movements in central Ohio. Terry Hermsen, leader of a strategic effort to create a Hub for local organizations addressing the climate crisis, will moderate the discussion. Q&A discussion will take place after the presentations.
Simply Living is sponsoring the event with the Justice Action Ministry of the First Unitarian Universalist Church.
Co-sponsors include the Sierra Club, Progressive Democrats of America, Ohio Sustainable Business Council, Ohio Interfaith Power & Light, Citizens Climate Lobby, Columbus Chapter, Move To Amend, the Central Ohio Transition Hub, and more will be announced.
A reception with light refreshments will take place in Fellowship Hall from 5 – 5:45 pm.
Questions? Contact Chuck.Lynd@gmail.com or call 614-354-6172