Congressman Rahall Joins ADC National Convention; Only Ten Days Left to Register at Discounted Price!
Washington DC | April 19, 2007 | www.adc.org | The American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee (ADC) is pleased to announce Arab-American Congressman Nick J. Rahall (D-WV) will speak at the Annual National Convention during the Capitol Hill luncheon. The luncheon will take place from 12-2pm at the Washington Court Hotel on Friday, June 8.
The Capitol Hill luncheon is an opportunity for Convention attendees to hear from members of Congress. Senator Chuck Hagel (R-NE) is the luncheon‘s confirmed keynote speaker, also attending is former Senator Mike Gravel (D-AK), who recently declared his intent to run for president.
Congressman Rahall, whose family settled in West Virginia after emigrating from Lebanon, recently traveled to the Middle East with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi. The congressional delegation visited Syria, Palestine, Lebanon, Saudi Arabia, and Israel.
First elected in 1976, Rahall is currently serving his 16th term. In addition to his work on US relations with the Middle East, Rahall is well known for his expertise in national policies relating to transportation, infrastructure, technology, energy and the environment. He currently serves as Chairman of the House Committee on Natural Resources and as a senior member of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.
NOTE: The Capitol Hill luncheon will take place at the Washington Court Hotel, all other ADC Convention events will be held at the Omni Shoreham Hotel.
ONLY TEN DAYS LEFT TO REGISTER FOR THE DISCOUNTED PRICE OF $295 FOR THE ENTIRE CONVENTION!
REGISTER EARLY FOR THE CONVENTION
Register early online for the Convention, total early discounted price, includes access to all events with five meals included, is $295. You must register online before May 1, 2007 to secure the discounted price of $295. The student rate is $195, you must have a valid student id and be registered full time to qualify for the student rate. After May 1, registration for the entire convention package goes to the regular price of $395.
Register at www.adc.org.
REGISTER FOR THE HOTEL
The room rate is $159/night for single or double occupancy. Those planning to attend are requested to reserve hotel rooms early by using the following link and using the ADC group code 12400607815: www.omnihotels.com/FindAHotel/WashingtonDCShoreham.aspx
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UPDATED CONVENTION PROGRAM SCHEDULE: Detailed schedule with an updated complete list of newly confirmed speakers available at: https://www.adc.org/PDF/convsched.pdf