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Time Change for Today's Teleconference on Hurricane Preparedness

Notice to the Press
Office of the Spokesman
Washington, DC
June 1, 2010


Due to schedule changes today, the previously scheduled special press briefing teleconference with Michelle Bernier-Toth, Director of American Citizens Services and Crisis Management, now will take place at 4:30 p.m. EDT today, June 1. Today is the first day of Hurricane Season, and Ms. Bernier-Toth will review State Department hurricane preparedness planning, discuss the annual Hurricane Workshop, and respond on the record to reporters’ questions.

Dial-in numbers and passcode are unchanged from the initial announcement:

The conference call-in numbers are
toll-free at 1-888-381-5775 or
toll for international calls at 1-517-308-9106.
The participant passcode is HURRICANE.

Please direct any further inquiries to the Bureau of Consular Affairs, Office of Policy Coordination and Public Affairs at (202) 647-1488. More information regarding hurricane preparedness is available at The State Department’s Bureau of Consular Affairs has hosted an annual Hurricane Workshop since 2006.

PRN: 2010/706


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