VOL. 126 | NO. 220 | Thursday, November 10, 2011
Camper to Attend White House Leadership Conference
NASHVILLE (AP) – Tennessee Democratic Rep. Karen Camper of Memphis has been selected to attend a leadership conference at the White House.
The Policy in Action Leadership Conference will be held Wednesday and will be hosted by Valerie Jarrett, senior adviser and assistant to President Barack Obama for Public Engagement and Intergovernmental Affairs.
The conference is an opportunity to learn more about how the president's agenda and policies have helped African-American communities.
Camper says the conference is also an opportunity for leaders from various levels of government to get together and specifically discuss ways to help citizens of Memphis and the state of Tennessee.
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