Rep. Calvin Smyre to present priorities to U.S. House leaders

President of the National Black Caucus of State Legislators and Georgia state Rep. Calvin Smyre, D-Columbus, will present its 2008 legislative priorities today in Washington, D.C.

The NBCSL has three main categories for its priorities: housing, sustainability, and juvenile justice.

Smyre is scheduled to meet with U.S. Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, among others.