The Creative Coalition Brings Pundits and Entertainment Activists to New Hampshire for Straight Talk on the Race for President

Manchester, NH (June 1, 2007) – The morning after Sunday’s CNN Presidential Candidate debate in New Hampshire, The Creative Coalition brings two outspoken groups together in the same room: Hollywood activists and Washington political minds. The result is a free-wheeling discussion on the debate and the 2008 presidential election.

WHAT: Talking the Talk: The Creative Coalition’s 21st Century Debate Dialogues and Brunch, a look from both sides of the aisle at the debate and 2008 presidential election.

WHO: Moderated by Lawrence O’Donnell, Jr.; panelists include Arianna Huffington, Eric Alterman, Dr. Frank Luntz, Bill Schneider, and Celinda Lake; hosted by Wendie Malick, Tim Daly, Hill Harper, The Creative Coalition Co-President Joe Pantoliano, Richard Schiff, Judge Glenda Hatchett, Hallie Eisenberg, Peter Coyote, Tim Blake Nelson, Cady Huffman, Star Jones, Jessie Eisenberg, and Gabe Millman.

WHEN: Monday, June 4, 2007
10:00 a.m. Brunch and Program

WHERE: Salon B
Radisson Hotel
700 Elm Street
Manchester, New Hampshire

To request media credentials for this event, please contact or Ken Ericson at 202-415-6253/

The 21st Century Debate Dialogue is made possible through the generous support of NEI.

About The Creative Coalition (
The Creative Coalition is the leading 501(c)(3) nonprofit, nonpartisan social and public advocacy organization of the arts and entertainment community. Founded in 1989 by prominent members of the creative community, The Creative Coalition is dedicated to educating its members on issues of public importance, primarily the First Amendment, public education and arts advocacy. Headquartered in New York City, The Creative Coalition also has offices in Washington, D.C., Los Angeles and San Francisco. The Creative Coalition does not endorse or raise funds for political parties or candidates. For more information, please visit


Ken Ericson