Today is THE DAY to launch the Retire Ronald McDonald campaign and this page will bring you all the breaking news, tweets, photos, and video, all in one place.
The phones have been ringing off the hook. Everyone wants an invitation to Ronald’s retirement party. Headquarters has been busy tracking media updates: ABC World News Diane Sawyer, the Huffington Post and the Chicago Tribune have posted reports about today’s “retirement party” and visibility events are receiving attention in major cities and college campuses around the country.
Here’s what happened so far:
9 a.m. Last minute invitations issued to national media to join retirement parties across the country.
11 a.m. Live national press conference in
12 p.m. Launch of the Retire Ronald website
12:30 p.m. Events around the country asking citizens to participate in our photo petition
2 p.m. Stacey Folsom, National Spokesperson, Corporate Accountability International held a retirement party-style media briefing at
Liveblogging will be continued all day from CHQ.