Renowned News Commentator Juan Williams In Dallas

NPR's "Lightning Rod" Analyst Speaks Out on Obama, War and Health


DALLAS, TX  (October 15, 2009) - The most volatile issues faced by the Obama administration and Congress are up for discussion when Juan Williams, one of the country's leading political commentators and news analysts, is the featured speaker at the next Hatton W. Sumners Distinguished Lecture Series luncheon sponsored by the National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA). 

NCPA President John C. Goodman will interview Williams, a FOX News contributor and National Public Radio News Analyst with a 23-year career at the Washington Post.  NPR calls the author and Emmy award winner the greatest "lightning rod" among all 400 of NPR's journalists.  Expected topics for the Juan Williams interview include the Obama administration performance, health care reform, our involvement in Afghanistan, and more.

WHO: Juan Williams, Emmy Award winning journalist and author, NPR and FOX News Correspondent  
WHAT:National Center for Policy Analysis' Hatton W. Sumners Distinguished Lecture Series Luncheon
WHEN: 12:00 PM Wednesday October 21, 2009
WHERE:The Pavilion at Belo Mansion, 2101 Ross Ave, Dallas, TX

The National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA) is a nonprofit, nonpartisan public policy research organization established to develop alternatives to government regulation by relying on the private sector. The NCPA's "Free Our Health Care Now" petition for free-market health care reform now has more than 1.3 million signatures with more coming daily, making it the largest policy petition ever presented to Congress.