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Arne Duncan, Kathleen Sebelius, Shaun Donovan and Melody Barnes to Hold Press Conference for Major Announcement on Promise Neighborhoods

Secretary Duncan will hold press call following the conference, at 2:30 p.m.

Contact:  
Elaine Quesinberry or Jim Bradshaw, (202) 401-1576, press@ed.gov


Event Date 1: September 21, 2010 02:00 pm

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius, U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Shaun Donovan and the Director of the White House Domestic Policy Council Melody Barnes will hold a press conference at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 21, on the Department of Education Plaza to make a major announcement about the Promise Neighborhoods program. The program will provide support for community-based efforts to create cradle-to-career services, designed to improve educational outcomes for students in distressed neighborhoods. For those who cannot attend the press conference, Secretary Duncan will hold a press call at 2:30 p.m.


Event 1
Who : U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan
U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius
U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Shaun Donovan
Director of the White House Domestic Policy Council Melody Barnes
What : Press conference on Promise Neighborhoods
When : Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2010 at 2 p.m. EDT
Where : U.S. Dept. of Education
Lyndon Baines Johnson building, outdoor plaza
400 Maryland S.W.
Washington, D.C.
Event 2
Who : U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan
What : Press conference call on Promise Neighborhoods
When : Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2010 at 2:30 p.m. EDT
Where : Reporters Dial-in: 877-918-1350
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