State of the District Address
During his speech, Congressman Butterfield will discuss the progress made in the First District in recent years and lay out the vision for 2016.
The address will be moderated by veteran broadcast journalist, Pam Saulsby, and will feature musical performances from local residents. The event will open with a prayer led by Rev. Jerome J. Washington, Ph.D, Pastor of Mount Vernon Baptist Church, Durham, North Carolina. Special guests include:
NC State Senator Floyd McKissick
NC State Representative Larry Hall
Heidi Carter, Durham County School Board Chair
Carolyn Thaxton-Kerr, Duke Corporate Education's Project Financial Analyst
A reception will be held following the event.