Thursday, July 6 on Urban Forum Northwest:
*Congressman Adam Smith (D) WA-09 is now the Ranking Member, House Armed Services Committee talks what legislation and issues he’s pursuing with a congress that is seeking to hold hearings on issues that don’t help the average citizen and especially the Americans that are in need.
*Bill North is graduate of Seattle’s Garfield High School, was the President of the Black Student Union at Central Washington State College. He was a member of the 1972-73 Oakland A’s World Series Championship teams. He will comment on Major League Baseball’s All Star festivities being held this week in Seattle.
*Karissa Braxton comments on the role she and the Songs of Black Folk Choir will have on Friday’s Historical Black College & University (HBCU) game that be played at T-Mobile Park on Friday evening. The iconic Ken Griffey Jr. hosts the best HBCU ballplayers.
*Lem Howell, Civil Rights Attorney, Emeritus analyze last weeks US Supreme Court’s rulings that ruled against President Biden’s student debt relief, in favor of a company that didn’t have a real issue, and against Affirmative Action in admissions colleges and universities.
*Bob Armstead, President, Washington State Chapter-National Association of Minority Contractors (NAMC) invites small/minority/women owned businesses to the organization Thursday, July 6 meeting 5:00-6:30 pm (PDT) (www.namcwa.com). Michael Forrester, US Department of Energy, Washington DC and Michael Furze Washington State Department of Commerce, Assistant Director and Director, Energy Office.
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