SOURCE: The Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation

The Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation

July 21, 2011 11:46 ET

Reagan Forum With Marco Rubio at The Reagan Library; August 23, 2011

SIMI VALLEY, CA--(Marketwire - Jul 21, 2011) -

WHAT:
The Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation is pleased to announce that Florida Senator Marco Rubio will deliver the Reagan Forum on Tuesday, August 23, 2011. This will be Senator Rubio's first public speaking engagement outside of his home state since taking office in January of this year. Tickets are $55 per person and include a buffet dinner following the lecture. To purchase tickets, or for more information, please visit www.reaganfoundation.org/cpa or call 805-522-2977.

Highly regarded for his principled, energetic and idea-driven leadership, Marco Rubio was elected to the United States Senate in 2010 to represent the State of Florida. Early in his term, he has focused on addressing America's national debt, economic growth and foreign policy. Senator Rubio currently serves on the Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation, the Committee on Foreign Relations, the Select Committee on Intelligence, and the Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship.

From 2000-2008, Rubio served in the Florida House of Representatives, including the final two years as Speaker. During his tenure, Rubio promoted public policies designed to develop a world-class public school curriculum, increase performance-based accountability, enhance school choice and target the socio-economic factors affecting chronic academic underperformance. He also promoted efforts to crack down on gangs and sexual predators, promote energy efficient buildings, appliances and vehicles, and help small businesses obtain affordable health coverage.

WHEN:
Tuesday, August 23, 2011, 6:00 p.m.

WHERE:
The Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum, 40 Presidential Drive, Simi Valley, CA

THE REAGAN PRESIDENTIAL FOUNDATION:
The Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation is a non-profit, non-partisan organization dedicated to the promotion of the legacy of Ronald Reagan and his timeless principles of individual liberty, economic opportunity, global democracy, and national pride. It sustains the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum, the Reagan Center for Public Affairs, the Walter and Leonore Annenberg Presidential Learning Center and The Air Force One Pavilion. Located in Simi Valley, California the Library houses 63 million pages of Gubernatorial, Presidential and personal papers and over 60,000 gifts and artifacts chronicling the lives of Ronald and Nancy Reagan. It now also serves as the final resting place of America's 40th President. www.reaganfoundation.org

Contact Information

  • Media wanting to cover should RSVP:
    Melissa Giller
    805-522-2977
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