$2.00 a Day: Living on Almost Nothing in America

Georgetown Law hosts $2.00 a Day: Living on Almost Nothing in America  – A Conversation with Authors Kathryn Edin and Luke Shaefer on Wednesday, September 9, 2015 from 8:45 – 11:30 a.m. on the 12th floor of the Gewirz Student Center, located on the Georgetown Law campus at 120 F Street, NW, Washington, D.C. Remarks will be delivered by Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) and Cecilia Muñoz, director of the White House Domestic Policy Council. A panel discussion moderated by Georgetown Law Professor Peter Edelman will follow. Participants in the panel discussion will include Wade Henderson (Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights), Barbara Ehrenreich (author, Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America) and Aparna Mathur (American Enterprise Institute).

This event will be hosted by the Georgetown Center on Poverty and Inequality and the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities.
Media interested in attending should email mediarelations@law.georgetown.edu.

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