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Media Advisory: Press Conference to Discuss Response Efforts in Puerto Rico

Release date: 
October 27, 2017
Release Number: 
DR-4339-PR MA 013

WHO:                 PUERTO RICO GOVERNOR Ricardo Rosselló
                             Resident Commissioner Jenniffer González-Colón (R-Puerto Rico)
                             Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-CA)
                             Rep. Steny Hoyer (D-MD)
                             Rep. Rob Bishop (R-Utah)
                             Rep. Jeff Denham (R-CA)
                             Rep. Anthony Brown (D-MD)
                             Rep. Norma Torres (D-CA)
                             Rep. Michelle Lujan Grisham (D-NM)

WHEN:               FRIDAY, OCTOBER 27, 2017, 5:30 p.m. EDT

WHERE:             Puerto Rico Air National Guard
                            Muñiz Air National Guard Base
                            Carolina, PR


                     REQUIRED:       ***Reporters who want to participate in this event MUST indicate their intent
                                                    via email to fema- by 11:45 a.m. EDT today.***

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Last Updated: 
January 3, 2018 - 11:58