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June 4. 8:45 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. FAMU TRUSTEES — The Florida A&M University (FAMU) Board of Trustees will hold its scheduled committee and full board meetings.
Location: FAMU Rural Diversity Healthcare Center
123 Wilson Ave.
Contacts: Kanya Stewart (FAMU), 850-412-5211
June 4. 10 a.m. ECONOMIC IMPACT OF IMMIGRATION — FWD.us will host a forum to discuss the economic impact of immigration reform in the United States. Members of Congress will join advocates and tech leaders to discuss the importance of passing immigration reform legislation that will boost the economy, create American jobs, and do right by American families. Reps. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen and Mario Diaz-Balart are scheduled to attend.
Location: Wolfson Campus of Miami Dade College
Building 6, Room 6100
300 NE 2nd Ave.
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June 4. 3 p.m. WALMART PROTEST — Some mothers who work at Wal-Mart walk off their jobs to protest the company’s alleged firing of co-workers who have pushed for higher wages and better scheduling.
Location: 1425 NE 163rd St
North Miami Beach
Contacts: Jorge Amaro (UFCW), 202-412-4998