The NATIONAL ITALIAN AMERICAN FOUNDATION

Media Advisory

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

Contact:   Elissa Ruffino (NIAF) 202/939-3106 or elissa@niaf.org


:: MEDIA ADVISORY ::

Panel: The Italian American Vote: Does it Count?
Sponsor: The National Italian American Foundation (NIAF)
When: Saturday, October 25, 2003
2:30 PM to 4:00 PM
Where: Lincoln Room (Concourse Level)
Hilton Washington & Towers
1919 Connecticut Avenue, NW
Washington, DC
Introduction: Dr. A. Kenneth Ciongoli
NIAF National Vice Chairman
Moderator: John McLaughlin
Host, The McLaughlin Group
Panelists: Joseph R. Cerrell
NIAF President, Founder & CEO of Cerrell Associates Inc., a political consulting firm in Los Angeles
Dr. A. Kenneth Ciongoli

Hon. Janet Napolitano
Governor of Arizona

Robert D. Novak
Syndicated Columnist with the Chicago Sun-Times and
Host of CNN’s Crossfire

Bill Schneider
CNN Senior Political Analyst

Contact: Elissa Ruffino 202/939-3106 or elissa@niaf.org

The distinguished panelists will discuss the Italian American constituency as they relate to the fast approaching 2004 Presidential election.

The conference is presented in conjunction with the NIAF 28th Anniversary Convention and Gala Weekend. All conferences are free and open to the public.

For more information, please contact: John Marino at 202/939-3115 or jmarino@niaf.org.