National Press Club

CANCELED: Newest Black Caucus chair to speak at Newsmaker, Wednesday, June 19 at 10 a.m.

June 16, 2013 | By Herb Perone |

Rep. Marcia L. Fudge, D-Ohio, chairwoman of the Congressional Black Caucaus, will address the state of black women in America at a National Press Club Newsmaker news conference at 10 a.m. Wednesday, June 19, in the Club's Zenger Room.

Fudge will talk about the Obama Administration's appointments of African-American women and the service organization Harriet’s Trail, which focuses on encouraging black women to seek elected office.

For more information, contact Newsmaker host Jamila Bey at 202-942-3308 or email her at