Sen. Franken, Ohio Sen. Brown to discuss retirement security
NEWS RELEASE — Minneapolis, MN – U.S. Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) will be joined by Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) in Minneapolis on Friday, July 19 for a meeting with Minnesotans in their 50s, 60s, and 70s to discuss the difficult financial challenges millions of Americans face in retirement.
At 2 p.m., Sen. Franken, a member of the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee, and Sen. Brown, who chairs a key Senate subcommittee that focuses on Social Security and retirement, will hear from Minnesotans who are dealing with health and financial problems that make a financially-secure retirement for themselves or for family members very difficult.
Also attending the meeting will be several retirement experts, as well as Minnesota Human Services Commissioner Lucinda Jesson, Skip Humphrey, a former Minnesota Attorney General and official at AARP-Minnesota, who is now a member of the Consumer Financial Protection Board.
WHO: U.S. Sens. Al Franken and Sherrod Brown
WHAT: Discuss Financial and Health-Related Challenges Minnesotans Face in Retirement
WHEN: Friday, July 19 at 2 p.m. Media Availability at approximately 3 p.m.
WHERE: YMCA at Heritage Park, (in the Great Room)
1015 4th Ave. N., Minneapolis