Past Event

Senator Barbara Boxer

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Wed, Feb 19 2014 - 12:00pm

Chasing the American Dream

Barbara Boxer, U.S. Senator (D-California); Chairman, Senate Environment and Public Works Committee; Chairman, Senate Ethics Committee; Senior Member, Senate Foreign Relations Committee and Senate Commerce Committee; Twitter

Dr. Mary Marcy, President, Dominican University of California – moderator

While the economy is beginning to recover from the worst recession since the Great Depression, millions of Americans are falling behind and losing out on their chance at the American Dream. U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer will discuss the need to raise the minimum wage and pursue other policies that will help strengthen the middle class.