Notice to the Press
Office of the Spokesman
Washington, DC
April 14, 2010


Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton will deliver remarks at the dedication of the S. Daniel Abraham Center for Middle East Peace on Thursday, April 15 at 7:15 p.m. at the W Hotel in Washington, D.C.

The event will celebrate the appointment of former Congressman Robert Wexler as President of the Center. Former Congressman Wexler and Center Co-Founder S. Daniel Abraham will speak preceding Secretary Clinton’s remarks.

W Hotel Washington, D.C.
Altitude Ballroom
515 15th Street, NW
Washington, D.C.

The event will be open to credentialed members of the media. Press should RSVP to press@centerpeace.org.
Pre-set time for cameras: 5:00 p.m. – 5:15 p.m.
Final access time for journalists and still cameras: 6:45 p.m.

The S. Daniel Abraham Center for Middle East Peace works with leaders and policymakers in the United States and the Middle East to help reach a just and comprehensive peace that will bring an end to the Arab-Israeli conflict. To further this mission, the Center's activities include meetings with government officials, travel in the region, diplomatic exchanges, conferences, workshops, polling, and border mapping. More information is available on the Center’s website: www.centerpeace.org

Former Congressman Wexler is the President of the S. Daniel Abraham Center for Middle East Peace. He served as a Democratic member of Congress for seven terms, representing Florida's 19th district in the House of Representatives before retiring in January 2010 to lead the Center.

PRESS CONTACTS:

S. Daniel Abraham Center for Middle East Peace
Zvika Krieger
(202) 624-7584
press@centerpeace.org

Department of State
Office of Press Relations
(202) 647-2492



PRN: 2010/453