Congressional Job Fair Scheduled

ATLANTA (WAOK)- Georgia Congressmen John Lewis and Hank Johnson will be holding a job fair, town hall meeting,  and panel discussion  on Thursday as part of the Congressional Black Caucus  “For the People” jobs initiative resolution.

Chairman Emanuel Cleaver of the CBC says that, “African American unemployment remains stagnant at 16.2%, it has become clear that it is time for immediate and real action to provide hard working Americans with real economic opportunity.”

Congressmen  Lewis and  Johnson will host their job fair at Atlanta Technical College August 18 from 8am to 5:30pm followed by a town hall meeting at 6pm to 8pm.

Visit http://thecongressionalblackcaucus.com/issues/jobs-initiative/ for more details.

100 employers are expected to participate.

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