Past Event


A New Era of American Progress


Center for American Progress
5:00 - 6:00 PM EDT

Please join the Center for American Progress as we welcome our new president and CEO, Patrick Gaspard. With an introduction by CAP founder John Podesta and closing remarks by CAP board member Secretary Julián Castro, the event will highlight Gaspard’s vision for CAP and the progressive movement as a whole. It will address how we, as progressives, can move policy that alleviates inequality, uplifts underserved communities, and creates a more equitable and just world for all.

Welcoming remarks:
John Podesta, Founder, Center for American Progress
Daniella Gibbs Léger, Executive Vice President, Communications and Strategy, Center for American Progress

Featured speakers:
Patrick Gaspard, President and Chief Executive Officer, Center for American Progress
Rep. Hakeem Jeffries, D-NY, Chair, House Democratic Caucus

Closing remarks:
Julián Castro, former Secretary of Housing and Urban Development (2014-17); Board Member, Center for American Progress

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