allies to release 2009 Legislative Report Card on Racial
Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2009
For more information call
Jan Gilbert, PLAN Northern Nevada Organizer
(775) 882-3440 (office) or (775) 240-9171 (cel)
RENO (10 Dec. 2009) On Tuesday, Dec. 15, in Carson
City, the Progressive
Leadership Alliance of Nevada, the Nevada Immigrant
Coalition, Planned Parenthood Advocates, the Nevada
Womens Lobby, TRENDZ Inc., the Reno-Sparks Indian
Colony and the Reno-Sparks NAACP will present a detailed
look at the economic, educational and physical impacts
of the 2009 Nevada Legislative Session on Nevadas
communities of color.
will be unveiled at a 10:00 a.m. press conference in
the Carson City offices of the Nevada Press Association.
Community leaders will speak followed by a camera-friendly
presentation of the report to the administration offices
of Gov. Jim Gibbons, whose own record from the Legislative
Session is examined in the report.
SIDELIGHT: Dec. 15 is national Bill
of Rights Day.
WHEN: 10 a.m., Tuesday, Dec. 15
WHERE: Nevada Press Association, 102 N. Curry St., Carson
WHAT: 2009 Legislative Report Card on Racial Equity,
an examination of the successes and failures of the
governor, assembly and senate to address the needs of
communities of color in the 2009 Nevada legislative
THE COMPLETE REPORT