06.3.11

Babbitt to Challenge Congress & Administration on Conservation

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Who:   Bruce Babbitt, Former U.S. Secretary of the Interior and Governor of Arizona

When:  Wednesday June 8th, 1:00 PM (EDT) 

How:  Log on to http://www.visualwebcaster.com/event.asp?id=80130 to listen live to the speech and Q&A with reporters. 

What:  Bruce Babbitt will speak to members of the press at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. on June 8th. Sec. Babbitt will discuss the urgent threats facing the nation’s land, water and wildlife.  At this critical juncture for our public lands, House leaders in Washington, D.C. are working to fundamentally undermine the nation’s environmental laws.  Secretary Babbitt will provide a critical take on many recent policy decisions and missed opportunities.

Babbitt will challenge the Obama Administration to stand up to these recent attacks and set a strong conservation agenda to protect our nation’s public lands and threatened species.

Contact: Danielle Murray at danielle@conservationlands.org with questions.

Posted by Danielle Murray in Blog & Videos