Washington, D.C. – To mark the 50th anniversary of President Lyndon Johnson’s declaration of the “War on Poverty”, on Wednesday, January 8, U.S. Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) will deliver remarks on reforming anti-poverty programs and improving income mobility in America. The speech, which will be hosted by the American Enterprise Institute, will be delivered in the Lyndon B. Johnson Room in the United States Capitol. Rubio will be introduced by AEI President Arthur Brooks.
Due to very limited space, media wishing to attend the following event must RSVP to Brooke_Sammon@rubio.senate.gov:Wednesday, January 8, 2014
2:30 P.M. EST
Senator Rubio Delivers Speech On Income Mobility & the American Dream
The U.S. Capitol’s Lyndon B. Johnson Room, S-211
Please note: Pooled video will be provided by the Senate Recording Studio; no outside video cameras will be permitted due to Senate rules.
General public wishing to attend the event should contact John VerWey at John.VerWey@aei.org (202-862-5839).