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A Just Cause

September 10, 2015 10:22 ET

AJC Radio Presents a Special Edition of Spotlight on Capitol Hill: Remembering 9/11, Featuring The Honorable Charles B. Rangel (D-NY)

This Special Edition of Spotlight on Capitol Hill Gives Listeners Reflective Insight From the Perspective of Congressman Charles B. Rangel as His City and Constituents Came Under Attack During 9/11

DENVER, CO--(Marketwired - September 10, 2015) - Advocacy group, A Just Cause, announces a "Special Edition of Spotlight on Capitol Hill" for Thursday, September 10, 2015, featuring The Honorable Charles B. Rangel (www.AJCRadio.com, 8-10 PM ET).

"This program will be unique and reflective as we hear the perspective of a Congressman who not only helped bring leadership, but healing and restoration, to his city, constituents, and a nation," says Lamont Banks, A Just Cause Executive Director. "We've done spotlights on notable members of the House and Senate, but this show will be one of a kind and unlike past Spotlight segments," concludes Banks.

"Congressman Rangel serves with distinction in that he crossed the aisle, along with many other members of Congress, to bring healing and unity to a bruised nation in the wake of the 9/11 tragedy. This interview highlights his humanity and leadership as he tackled the challenges of rebuilding, while dealing with the larger issue of homeland security amidst the chaos of 9/11," recalls Banks.

This year, Congressman Rangel's fought vigorously to prevent a Homeland Security shut down and protect 11,990 DHS jobs in New York consisting of counterterrorism experts and other DHS personnel that help keep America safe. On February 25, 2015 Congressman Rangel shared his disappointment in that our national security had been held hostage for too long. Congressman Rangel is a passionate advocate on issues about America's national security (http://rangel.house.gov/).

"Many of our elected officials are concerned and truly care about the American people and our future. This Special Edition of Spotlight on Capitol Hill brings a wide open perspective as we reflect on the tragedies that occurred 14 years ago. We are honored to have Congressman Rangel return for his second appearance on Spotlight on Capitol Hill as he speaks to the impact that this tragedy had on his city," says Banks. Congressman Charles Rangel continues to show himself a leader and made himself available to meet with the families of the victims of the 9/11 attacks.

Congressman Rangel is serving his 23rd term in Congress. Archives of Congressman Rangel's previous Spotlight on Capitol Hill appearance can be found at: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/ajcradio2/2015/06/12/a-just-cause--spotlight-on-capitol-hill-congressman-charles-rangel.

Past "Spotlight on Capitol Hill" Programs featured other members of Congress who were dedicated to keeping America safe after 9/11: Senator Charles Schumer (D-NY), Congressman Cedric Richmond (D-LA), Congressman Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY), Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), Senator Orrin Hatch (R-UT), Congresswoman Judy Chu (D-CA), Congressman GK Butterfield (D-NC), Senator Patrick Leahy (D-VT), and Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) to name a few.

For more info on AJC Radio programming -- including program archives -- visit www.AJCRadio.com. Follow the channel on Twitter @AJCRadio. AJC Radio, "Bringing the Message of Justice Around the World," airs Tuesdays and Thursdays, 8-10 PM ET.

ABOUT AJC Radio

AJC Radio is an Internet radio presentation produced by the advocacy group, A Just Cause (www.a-justcause.com). The program is designed to captivate the American people by dissecting a variety of issues that affect criminal justice and judicial reform as well as other topics that challenge our nation. AJC Radio "...takes the message of justice around the world..." as the panelists review wrongful convictions, judicial misconduct, mass incarceration across the U.S, and a host of other issues. The show provides emotional, as well as entertaining dialogue on issues that may be considered controversial by some, but raw truth by others. AJC Radio promises to deliver open discussions with the objective of making the show unique, cutting edge, and intriguing to all listeners.

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