Featuring Barbara Lee

The Honorable Barbara Lee (D-Calif.) will discuss "Opportunities for All, Pathways Out of Poverty: My Journey from Public Assistance to Public Service" on March 22, 2010, at Case Western Reserve University as part of this year's Louis Stokes Leadership Symposium, the annual forum on public service.

U.S. Rep. Lee has earned international recognition as a leader in the fight against HIV/AIDS, promoting bipartisan legislation to benefit treatment of infected people and to stop the spread of the disease.

First elected to Congress in 1998, Lee has been committed to eradicating poverty, fostering opportunity and protecting the most vulnerable in our society. Read more about the featured speaker.

Barbara Lee, U.S. Representative from the 9th Congressional District of California

Public service forum

Barbara Lee leads the forum on public service at noon on March 22, 2010, at Allen Memorial Library. View event details.