Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo will deliver remarks on “One Team, One Mission: Introducing our Ethos” to State Department employees on Friday, April 26 at 10:00 the C Street Lobby of the Department of State.

Secretary Pompeo’s remarks will be open press coverage for writers and pooled press coverage for video cameras and still photographers.

Final access for writers: 8:30 a.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance.

Writers 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).

Secretary Pompeo’s remarks will be streamed live on

Please note that the Mezzanine will be closed to the media from 7:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. on Friday, April 26, 2019.

For further information, please contact the Office of Press Relations at (202) 647-2492 or

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