Dr. Maya Rockeymoore was featured on the November 15, 2011, broadcast of The Diane Rehm Show “The Looming Worldwide Diabetes Epidemic”.
Join the Insight Center for Community Economic Development and its Closing the Racial Wealth Initiative on November 14, 2012 for a summit of pollsters, political analysts, policy experts, and national thought leaders from communities of color.
Dr. Maya Rockeymoore was featured on the October 12, 2012, episode of Need to Know on PBS. The discussion focused on the “fiscal cliff” – the confluence of expiring tax cuts and automatic spending cuts that will go into affect should Congress not act before January 1 – and how they will impact government programs, including Social Security and Medicare.
Other guests included Douglas Holtz-Eakin, a former Director of the Congressional Budget Office, former four-term Oklahoma Senator Don Nickles, and former Clinton Administration official Bo Cutter.
Watch the video at Need to Know on PBS.
We are working with the Insight Center for Community Economic Development to host a webinar featuring Richard Cordray, director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau on Wednesday, June 13, 2012 at 3 p.m. ET. The webinar will focus on how the CFPB is working to protect communities of colors from unfair financial products and abusive industry practices that undermine wealth creation.
An op-ed authored by Dr. Maya Rockeymoore in response to a New York Times editorial was published by the In America blog at cnn.com.