Tea Time with Peter Edelman

2:00 pm on Tuesday, November 28, 2017
4:00 pm on Tuesday, November 28, 2017
Howard Thurman Center for Common Ground, 775 Commonwealth Ave Lower Level
Join us in conversation with Georgetown Law Professor Peter Edelman, author of Not a Crime to Be Poor: The Criminalization of Poverty in America. During President Clinton's first term he was Counselor to HHS Secretary Donna Shalala and then Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation. He was a Legislative Assistant to Senator Robert F. Kennedy and was Issues Director for Senator Edward Kennedy's Presidential campaign in 1980. Mr. Edelman is the Carmack Waterhouse Professor of Law and Public Policy at Georgetown University Law Center, where he teaches constitutional law and poverty law and is faculty director of the Georgetown Center on Poverty and Inequality.