Rumors are swirling that Donald Trump is preparing to take action to impede or end Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election and the extent to which Donald Trump and his associates were involved. As more indictments loom and further revelations are certain, what can activists concerned with defending the investigations from political interference and protecting election security and legitimacy do to prepare now, and for the year ahead?
This Facebook Live discussion will feature commentary and discussion with experts, activists and special guests from the Congressional leadership on the current crisis, and will also look back on the trajectory of the investigations in 2017 and look forward to what will transpire as we head into the 2018 midterms.
Speakers will include:
-Representative Steve Cohen, D-TN, member of the House Judiciary Committee
-Norm Eisen, Senior Fellow at the Brookings Institute, CNN Commentator & Chair of CREW
-Lisa Gilbert, Vice President of Legislative Affairs, Public Citizen
-Zac Petkanas, President of Petkanas Strategies and former Director of Rapid Response for Hillary Clinton
-Elizabeth Beavers, Foreign Policy Manager, Indivisible
-Rio Tazewell, Government by the People Campaign Manager at People For the American Way and Contributor for Reverb Press
-Jamie Carter, Trump Is Not Above The Law rapid response event organizer in Salt Lake City, Utah
-And Special Guest, Actor & Activist Mark Ruffalo