NWroots to Feature Jim McDermott, Ujjal Dosanjh, & Jeff Johnson

Do you know about the NWroots Conference in Seattle on July 9th? NWroots is a conference for liberal political activists, bloggers, policy wonks, candidates, elected officials, and anyone who cares about progressive public policy. There will be keynote speakers, breakout sessions/workshops, documentaries, a candidates social, and an after-party. Feature speakers include Congressman Jim McDermott, former Canadian Health Minister Ujjal Dosanjh, and Washington State Labor Council President Jeff Johnson.

Topics include single payer healthcare, unions, electronic voting, the war in Afghanistan, immigration, and the mortgage crisis. The fabulous Total Experience Gospel Choir will close out the event with a performance. An after-party will take place at the historic Central Saloon.

The venue is Swannies Comedy Underground in Pioneer Square. Registration is only $50 for the full day, and includes breakfast at Swannies and lunch at nearby Fx McRory’s.

Space is limited. Register today. This will be a very social, informative, and worthwhile event. Most importantly, it is going to be fun!

If you have any questions, suggestion, or would like to lead a session or panel discussion, please email me at sarge@onthepress.com.

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