Town Hall Meeting with Congressman David Price
Mon Apr 8th, 2013
06:00 p.m. - 07:00 p.m.
On Monday, April 8, 2013 at 6:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. in Kenan Hall, William Peace University will host a town hall meeting with U.S. Rep. David Price. This town hall meeting is open to the public and will include discussions between the congressman and his constituents about general legislative issues and updates, current events and other topics of concern. Members of Price’s staff will also be on hand at the Town Hall Meeting to help constituents dealing with federal agencies.
This event is free and open to the public – make sure to arrive early! Seats are given on a first come first serve basis, as space is limited.
About Congressman Price: From 1987 to 1995 and from 1997 onward, Price has served in the U.S. Congress as the representative for the 4th District, which includes parts of Wake, Alamance, Orange, Durham, Harnett, Chatham and Cumberland counties. He is a strong supporter of education, accessible health care, affordable housing, clean air and water, and improved transportation alternatives. Price is a member of the House Appropriations Committee and serves as the ranking Democrat on the Homeland Security Appropriations Subcommittee, which oversees funding for the Department of Homeland Security. Additionally, he serves on the Appropriations Subcommittees and is responsible for housing, transportation, military construction and veterans affairs appropriations. As the ranking member of the House Democracy Partnership and an outspoken advocate for Middle East peace, Price is a recognized leader on foreign policy issues. He received his undergraduate degree at UNC-Chapel Hill and earned a Bachelor of Divinity as well as a Ph.D. in political science at Yale University.