JONES AND GARAMENDI TO HOST PRESS CONFERENCE, CALLING FOR DEBATE ON WAR IN AFGHANISTAN

May 19, 2017 Issues: Armed Services, Overseas Conflict

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 19, 2017

***MEDIA ADVISORY***

WASHINGTON, DC – On Wednesday, May 24, 2017, Congressmen Walter B. Jones (NC-3) and John Garamendi (CA-3), along with John Duncan (TN-2), will host a press conference regarding H.R. 1666, to prohibit funds for activities in Afghanistan, and the importance of debating the 16 year war in Afghanistan, the longest war in America’s history.

Wednesday, May 24th at 1:30 pm:

What: Press Conference regarding H.R. 1666 and the necessity to debate the 16 year war in Afghanistan.

Who:  Representative Walter B. Jones (NC-03)
          Representative John Garamendi (CA-03)
          Representative John Duncan (TN-02)
          Will Fischer, VoteVets
          House cosponors of H.R. 1666
          ALL PRESS WELCOME

When: Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 1:30 pm

Where: House Triangle
(Rain/inclement weather location to be announced)

For additional information, please contact Allison Tucker in Congressman Walter Jones’ office at (202) 225-3415 or Dante Atkins in Congressman John Garamendi’s office at (202) 225-1880.