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2018 Eastern Washington Annual Dinner

  • Presented By: Washington Policy Center
  • Dates: October 24, 2018
  • Location: Davenport Grand Hotel
  • Phone: (509) 570-2384
  • Time: 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
  • overview

    The Inland Northwest's premier, must-attend gala dinner! Washington Policy Center's Eastern Washington Annual Dinner is the largest event of its kind in the region, attended by more than 1,000 with a pre-event networking reception often called "the best in the Inland Northwest."

    KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Benjamin S. Carson, Sr., M.D., is a former presidential candidate and currently serves as the 17th Secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development under President Donald Trump. Secretary Carson is a pioneer in neurosurgery, performing the first successful separation of conjoined twins. Since becoming HUD Secretary, Dr. Carson has launched the EnVision Center initiative – aimed at empowering people to climb the ladders of opportunity and leave HUD-assisted housing by becoming self-sufficient. Secretary Carson has named Spokane as one of only 17 cities in the country to receive the first round of EnVision Centers.

    ALSO FEATURING: A candid conversation with former U.S Senator and Vice Presidential Nominee Joe Lieberman on strengthening America through engaged foreign policy, school choice and national civility.