For Planning Purposes Only                                                                                                                                           Contact:  Peter Rafle


April 16, 2007                                                                                                                                     (202) 228-3102 direct, (202) 302-7086 cell



U.S. Senate Committee on
Environment and Public Works






Senator Boxer to Deliver “Newsmaker”
Speech on Global Warming



WHAT:                                   “Newsmaker” Luncheon with Senator Barbara Boxer”


At a Wednesday “Newsmaker” luncheon at the National Press Club in Washington, DC, U.S. Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-Calif), Chairman of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, will deliver an update on the issue of global warming in light of the U.S. Supreme Court's recent rebuke of the Bush Administration on greenhouse gas emissions.  Senator Boxer will lay out a multi-pronged approach for combating global warming, including legislation and immediate steps that can be taken by government, businesses and individuals.



WHEN:                                   WEDNESDAY, APRIL 18, 2007
12:00 NOON EDT



LOCATION:                          National Press Club (Zenger Room)

529 14th St. NW
, 13th Floor
Washington, DC



For more information, contact: 




Michael Doyle, National Press Club, (202) 383-0006,


Peter Rafle, EPW Committee, (202) 228-3102 direct, (202) 302-7086 cell


Natalie Ravitz, Senator Boxer, (202) 228-0598