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Congressman Ron DeSantis to Visit Embry-Riddle for President's Speaker Series

Daytona Beach, FL, March 21, 2013

Ron DeSantis President Speaker Series


U.S. Rep. Ron DeSantis for Florida District 6 will visit Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University on Thursday, April 4, as part of the university’s President’s Speaker Series.

DeSantis will be interviewed by Marc Bernier, special assistant to Embry-Riddle President John P. Johnson, and will answer questions from the audience on the economy, job creation, national defense, the use of drone technology and debt reduction.

The event will also be broadcast live on 1150AM WNDB and streamed via

Free and open to the public, the event will be held from 7 to 8:30 p.m. in the Lemerand Auditorium in the Willie Miller Instructional Center at Embry-Riddle’s Daytona Beach Campus, 600 S. Clyde Morris Blvd.

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