Secretary Kerry to Give Farewell Remarks to State Department Employees

Notice to the Press
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
January 18, 2017


U.S. Secretary of State Kerry will address employees at approximately 3:30 p.m., Thursday, in the C Street Lobby and then depart the State Department for the final time as Secretary of State. The Secretary’s remarks will be open to the press.

Preset for video cameras: 2:15 p.m. from the C Street Entrance.

Final access for writers and still photographers: 2:45 p.m. from the C Street Entrance.

*Please note that press must choose to be stationary either inside the C Street Entrance OR at the horseshoe for departure and may not cover both.

Secretary Kerry’s remarks will be streamed live on 2009-2017.state.gov. Follow @StateDept for more information.

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