AUSTIN, TX – In September, the Texas Democratic Party will welcome special guest U.S. Senator Cory Booker (NJ) to honor the legacy of President Lyndon B. Johnson and Congresswoman Barbara Jordan.
|What||Texas Democrats Annual Johnson-Jordan Dinner|
|When||Saturday, September 8, 2018
Exact time TBD
|Where||JW Marriott Austin
110 E 2nd St, Austin, TX 78701
|Who||U.S. Senator Cory Booker|
Space is extremely limited, press must RSVP to [email protected] to attend
About the Johnson-Jordan Dinner:
The Johnson-Jordan dinner is the Texas Democratic Party’s largest fundraising event and honors President Lyndon B. Johnson and Congresswoman Barbara Jordan – two Texans who worked tirelessly to advance America’s promise of equality for all. Their service, hard work, and devotion to Democratic values helped shape the America we live in today. Previous speakers (in no particular order) include Gov. Martin O’Malley, Rep. Joe Kennedy, Gov. Terry McAuliffe, and more.
About Senator Cory Booker:
Since winning election to the United States Senate in October 2013, Cory has been innovative, persistent and put partisanship aside, bringing people together to get things done for New Jersey. Cory has focused on creating new jobs, improving economic opportunity for all New Jerseyans, speeding the pace of Hurricane Sandy recovery and addressing the economic squeeze facing middle-class families.
The senator is working to break down the old partisan barriers that have made Washington so removed from the concerns of everyday New Jerseyans. He has reached across the aisle to work on issues such as reforming the criminal justice system to strengthen communities and save taxpayers money. Read more…