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Georgetown's Initiative on Catholic Social Thought and Public Life to Host Bipartisan Reflections on Civility at the U.S. Capitol Visitor Center

Members of Congress will Discuss Progress in a Divided Nation

WHAT:

Bipartisan members of Congress will share reflections about building relationships, practicing civility, and promoting respect across political and ideological lines in a conversation hosted by Georgetown’s Initiative on Catholic Social Thought and Public Life on Monday, January 29, 2018 at 5 p.m. in room HCV 200 of the U.S. Capitol Visitor Center. The Salt and Light Gathering is co-sponsored by the Democracy Fund and Georgetown’s Institute for Politics and Public Service at the McCourt School of Public Policy.

WHO:

  • John Carr, the Director of the Initiative on Catholic Social Thought and Public Life, will moderate a panel discussion. Panelists include:
  • Representative John Delaney (D-MD) represents Maryland's sixth congressional district and serves on the House Financial Services Committee and Joint Economic Committee.
  • Representative Debbie Dingell (D-MI)​ represents Michigan's 12th congressional district and serves on the House Energy and Commerce Committee.
  • Senator Tim Scott (R-SC) is the junior Senator from South Carolina and serves on the Senate Finance Committee. He is the first African American Senator from South Carolina.

WHEN:

Monday, January 29, 2018

5 p.m.

WHERE:

Room HCV 200

U.S. Capitol Visitor Center

First St NE

Washington, DC 20057

RSVP:

Media who are interested in covering the event should contact Andrew Debraggio in the Georgetown University Office of Strategic Communications at (202) 687-4328 or at gucomm@georgetown.edu.