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April 15, 2010 Roosevelt Watkins 773 719-3400
Who: Pastor Roosevelt Watkins, Pastor Ira Acree, Pastor James Dukes, Pastor Marrion Johnson, Pastor Larry Roberts, Pastor Roosevelt Walker, Pastor Leonardo Gilbert. Pastor J. C. Boyd, Pastor Demetrius Kylce, Pastor W.J. Campbell, Pastor Steve Jones.
What: Illinois Clergy for Education Reform, will conduct a press conference to discuss Education Budget crisis, and the need to maintain funding at the current level without cuts. The Clergy will also respond to the Governor signing of the pension reform plan. According to Pastor Roosevelt Watkins, "now is not the time to become silent on education issues. Our top priority in Illinois at this time should be education funding and reform. Education should not be the top priority in cuts. We are facing a serious crisis, and we will need to serious steps to correct the problem."
When: Thursday, April 15, 2010 @ 10:00am
Where: First Unity Baptist Church
Pastor J. C. Boyd
5129 S. Indiana