National Museum of the American Latino Commission to Submit Final Report to Congress: Secretary Salazar, Eva Longoria, Chairman Muñoz, Emilio Estefan Celebrate Major Milestone for Latino Community

4/28/2011
Last edited 9/29/2021


WASHINGTON, D.C.—On Thursday, May 5th, 2011 Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar will join members of the National Museum of the American Latino (NMAL) Commission and bipartisan Members of Congress to celebrate the submission of the Commission's Final Report to Congress and the President.

Authored by 23 members of the Congressionally-established Commission, the report provides the findings and recommendations for the potential creation of a National Museum of the American Latino in Washington, D.C. Submitted months ahead of schedule, the comprehensive report also reflects the input generated from eight public forums held across country to engage communities in this important study.

WHO: Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar

Henry R. Muñoz III, Chairman, National Museum of the American Latino Commission

Eva Longoria, Activist and Actress

Emilio Estefan, Vice Chair, National Museum of the American Latino Commission; Producer

Susan Gonzales, Vice Chair, National Museum of the American Latino Commission

National Museum of the American Latino Commission members

Members of Congress
WHAT: Press Conference: National Museum of the American Latino Final Report
WHEN: Thursday, May 5th 2011

10:00 a.m. EDT
WHERE: U.S. Capitol

Washington, D.C.

Mansfield Room (S. 207)

*Please enter through the Senate official visitor's entrance, located on the East Side of the Capitol (near the intersection of Constitution and Delaware Ave NE)
RSVP: Media interested in attending, please RSVP to jordan_montoya@ios.doi.gov



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