The 11th annual Attorney General Robert Abrams Public Service Lecture at New York University School of Law will be delivered by United States Senator Ken Salazar of Colorado on Monday, January 14, 2008.
The event, from 6:00-to7:00 p.m., will be held in the Greenberg Lounge, Vanderbilt Hall, 40 Washington Square South, New York, N.Y. A reception follows. The New York University School of Law and the Root-Tilden-Kern Scholarship Program are the sponsors of the lecture.
Each year, a prominent public figure who has performed exemplary public service addresses the students, faculty, alumni and friends of New York University School of Law. This series provides an opportunity to focus on the significance of having all or a portion of ones career dedicated to public service, and how that public service can positively impact upon our societys dynamically changing legal, governmental and social policies. Previous speakers have included U.S. Senator Joseph Lieberman of Connecticut, Attorney General Eliot Spitzer of New York, Governor Janet Napolitano of Arizona, Governor Jim Doyle of Wisconsin, and The Honorable Rosemary S. Pooler, United States Court of Appeals, Second Circuit.
Senator Salazar was elected to the United States Senate in November 2004 as Colorados thirty-fifth United States Senator. In his freshman year, Senator Salazar played a leading role in many bipartisan approaches to solving problems important to Americans. He helped spearhead the Gang of 14 agreement between seven Republican and seven Democratic Senators,
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