Allstate-National Journal Heartland Monitor Poll Details Middle Class Perceptions of Economic Opportunity

Fourth quarterly Heartland Monitor survey gauges middle class attitudes about the economy, effective ways to enhance economic opportunities and building public confidence in institutions

Jan 11, 2010, 11:00 ET from The Allstate Corporation

CHICAGO and WASHINGTON, Jan. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Allstate Corporation (NYSE: ALL) and National Journal will share the results of the latest Allstate-National Journal Heartland Monitor survey at a breakfast at 8 a.m. on Thursday, January 14 at National Journal headquarters located at the Watergate.

Allstate Chairman, President and CEO Tom Wilson will discuss the survey's significance and the broad social, political and economic questions that this comprehensive research addresses. Detailed findings of this unique study will be presented by Atlantic Media Company Political Director Ronald Brownstein and FD CEO Edward J. Reilly.

Interviews are available by advance request.

Reporters will be able to listen to the event remotely by dialing (866) 758-1805 and using conference ID # 49624677 starting at 8:30 a.m. The event also will be streamed live on the Internet at

    WHO:   TOM WILSON, Chairman, President and CEO, The Allstate Corporation
           RONALD BROWNSTEIN, Political Director, Atlantic Media Company
           EDWARD J. REILLY, CEO, FD
           BRENT MCGOLDRICK, Vice President of Research, FD

    WHEN:  Thursday, January 14, 2010
           8:00 a.m. - Breakfast and networking
           8:30 a.m. - Program and panel presentations

    WHERE: The Watergate
           National Journal Group Headquarters
           600 New Hampshire Avenue NW
           Washington, DC  20037

SOURCE The Allstate Corporation