Common Cause Texas is happy to announce that former Labor Secretary and Common Cause National Governing Board Chair Robert Reich will be joining us on September 8, in Austin, for an intimate luncheon on our democracy in an age of inequality. Common Cause President Miles Rapoport will also be on hand for this event. He can provide updates on Common Cause’s work throughout the country.
Robert B. Reich is the Chancellor’s Professor of Public Policy at the University of California Berkeley’s Goldman School of Public Policy. He has served in three national administrations, most recently as the nation's 22nd Labor Secretary under President Bill Clinton. He also served on President-Elect Obama’s transition advisory board. He has written 12 books, including The Work of Nations, which has been translated into 22 languages; and the best-sellers The Future of Success and Locked in the Cabinet, Supercapitalism, Aftershock and Beyond Outrage.
Robert Reich's new book, Saving Capitalism: For the Many, Not the Few and Beyond Outrage: What has gone wrong with our economy and our democracy, and how to fix it, will be released on Sept. 29, 2015.