Gale Norton-DOI Sec. Question-and-Answer Session
- Gale Norton-DOI Sec. Question-and-Answer Session
If any of you are going to be in Washington, D.C. on Feb. 4th, here's
your chance to question Dept. of Interior secretary Gale Norton. The
session is open to the public, according to the notice below. If you
have questions, please call the DOI contacts directly, as I have no
Date: Fri, 1 Feb 2002 10:16:22 -0500 (EST)
Subject: Interior Department Media Advisory
U.S. Department of the Interior
Office of the Secretary Contact: Frank Quimby
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 202-208-7291 or
February 1, 2002 Donna Margelos
Secretary Norton to Announce
FY 2003 Interior Budget on Feb. 4
(WASHINGTON) Interior Secretary Gale Norton will provide an
of the administration's proposed Interior budget for fiscal year 2003
a 2 p.m. briefing at the Main Interior Building on Monday, Feb. 4,
The secretary's remarks will precede a detailed presentation by
officials. A question-and-answer session will follow. The briefing
question-and-answer session will be broadcast live by satellite for
organizations wishing to downlinkthe event.
Reporters are asked to enter the C Street entrance of the Main
Building, present identification and sign in at the media desk to
receive budget briefing material. Those who need to set up equipment
should arrive early and be set up by 1:45 p.m.
Who: Secretary Gale Norton; Assistant Secretary Lynn Scarlett
What: News Briefing and Question-and-Answer Session on FY 2003 Budget
for the U.S. Department of the Interior.
When: 2 p.m., Feb. 4, 2002
Where: Sidney Yates Auditorium, Main Interior Building, 1849 C
N.W., Washington, D.C. 20240
Open To: Media, Interior-related Nongovernmental Organizations,
stakeholders and the public.
Satellite Data: Interior offices, news organizations and interested
parties can downlink the satellite broadcast of this event at the
following time and coordinates: Satellite: Telstar 6 (93 degrees
West)-[C Band]; Transponder: 15; Downlink Freq.: 4000 Vertical; Audio
Freq.: 6.2 - 6.8; Time: 1:45p - 3:00p EST; Uplink inquiries: (202)
208-3771 or (202)208-4928.