DeKalb County Commissioner Larry Johnson welcomes VP Kamala Harris to NACo’s 2021 Conference

July 9, 20212min2610
Johnson
Testingfg of Ads

 

 

 

 

 

PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY, MD–DeKalb County Commissioner Larry Johnson had the honor of introducing Vice President Kamala Harris today (July 9) at the opening of the National Association of Counties (NACo) 2021 Annual Conference.

NACo’s 86th Annual Conference, July 9-12, is being held at the Gaylord Hotel, in Prince George’s County, just outside of the nation’s Capitol.

Johnson, who will be sworn in on July 12 during the conference as the incoming president of NACo, welcomed Vice President Harris as the featured speaker during today’s 1 p.m. general session of the conference.

“..We’re glad to have a partner who understands and knows at the local level what we go through each and every day,” said Johnson in his introduction of the nation’s 49th Vice President.

Johnson was elected 1st Vice President of NACo in July 2020. Active in NACo since 2005, Johnson has served in numerous leadership capacities within NACo. In 2017, he was appointed as the Chair of NACo’s Large Urban County Caucus, and in 2005, he chaired NACo’s Health Disparities Subcommittee.

HUD Secretary Marcia Fudge will address NACo members on Saturday, July 10 and Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi will take the stage on Monday, July 12.

On Common Ground News


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Testingfg of Ads

About us

On Common Ground News is published daily by On Common Ground, Inc (OCGNEWS.COM). The newspaper serves DeKalb, Gwinnett, Rockdale and Metro Atlanta.

The opinions expressed by writers and contributors are not necessarily those of the publisher or the newspaper’s advertisers.

No portion of this newspaper may be reproduced in any form without the written permission of the publisher.

We reserve the right to reject material and advertisements we deem inappropriate.


On Common Ground News
P.O. Box 904
Lithonia, GA 30058


(770) 679-5607

editor@ocgnews.com


Latest News

Select list(s) to subscribe to


By submitting this form, you are consenting to receive marketing emails from: On Common Ground News, 1240 Sigman Road, Conyers, GA, 30012, https://www.ocgnews.com. You can revoke your consent to receive emails at any time by using the SafeUnsubscribe® link, found at the bottom of every email. Emails are serviced by Constant Contact