Secretary Kerry To Deliver Remarks at the Center for American Progress' 10-year Anniversary Policy Conference

Notice to the Press
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
October 23, 2013

On October 24th, Secretary of State John Kerry will deliver remarks at the Center for American Progress’ 10-year Anniversary Policy Conference. Secretary Kerry will discuss the importance of America’s leadership in the world, and what we must do at home to maintain and strengthen it.

The Secretary’s remarks will begin at 2:15 p.m. at the St. Regis Hotel. The remarks will be open to the press and live stream information will be available at

Media interested in attending should RSVP to Anne Shoup from the Center for American Progress at

Preset for video cameras and still photographers: 12:10 p.m. – 12:35 p.m. from the St. Regis.

Final access time for journalists and: 1:00 p.m. from the St. Regis.

Media representatives may attend this event upon presentation of one of the following: (1) A U.S. Government-issued identification card (Department of State, White House, Congress, Department of Defense, or Foreign Press Center), (2) a media-issued photo identification card, or (3) a letter from their employer on letterhead verifying their employment as a journalist, accompanied by an official photo identification card (driver's license, passport).

For further information, please contact the Department of State Office of Press Relations at (202) 647-2492 or Anne Shoup from the Center for American Progress at (202) 481-7146 or at

PRN: 2013/1283