Session Type(s): Plenary
Starts: Thursday, Jun. 20 9:45 PM (Eastern)
Ends: Friday, Jun. 21 12:00 AM (Eastern)
Room: Exhibit Hall 2
We’ll kick off Netroots Nation 2013 with an opening keynote from Oregon’s junior Senator, Jeff Merkley. Other speakers include Ash Kalra (San Jose City Council), Howard Dean, Barney Frank, Becky Bond, Speaker Perez, Sandra Fluke, and Mike Honda.
U.S. Senator Jeff Merkley is the son of a millwright and the first in his family to attend college. Born in the timber town of Myrtle Creek, Oregon, Merkley has spent his career fighting to increase opportunities for working families. For more information about Senator Jeff Merkley and the work he’s doing for Oregon, please visit his website at www.merkley.senate.gov
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