Over the next year, the UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law will bring together lawmakers, law enforcement, judges, academics, students, and community members to discuss legal and legislative solutions for reducing gun violence. Our goal is to facilitate a thoughtful, balanced, and substantive discussion about gun policy. Please join us next week for the first in a series of discussions hosted by the law school and our partners.
On April 13 at 10 a.m. in the Thomas & Mack Moot Courtroom, please join us for "Finding Common Ground on Gun Reform" a conversation with California Attorney General Xavier Becerra. In 2017, Xavier Becerra was sworn in as the 33rd Attorney General of the State of California, and is the first Latino to hold the office in the history of the state. Attorney General Becerra previously served 12 terms in Congress as a member of the U.S. House of Representatives. While in Congress, Attorney General Becerra served as a member of the powerful Committee on Ways And Means, served as Chairman of the House Democratic Caucus, and was Ranking Member of the Ways and Means Subcommittee on Social Security. Attorney General Becerra has decades of experience in appointed and elected office, where he has fought for working families, the vitality of the Social Security and Medicare programs, and greater economic equality. As Attorney General, he has worked to promote clean energy, access to health care, and immigration reform.
This event is free and open to the public. but please register through this link.