Public Schedule
Washington, DC
September 15, 2010


SECRETARY OF STATE HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON

Secretary Clinton is on foreign travel, accompanied by Special Envoy Senator George Mitchell and Assistant Secretary Jeffrey Feltman. For more information, click here.

9:30 a.m. LOCAL Secretary Clinton holds a bilateral meeting with Israeli President Shimon Peres, in Jerusalem.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY)

11:00 a.m. LOCAL
Secretary Clinton holds a bilateral meeting with Palestinian Prime Minister Salam Fayyad, in Jerusalem.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY)

12:45 p.m. LOCAL
Secretary Clinton holds a bilateral meeting with Israeli Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman, in Jerusalem.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY)

1:45 p.m. LOCAL
Secretary Clinton holds a bilateral meeting with Israeli Defense Minister Ehud Barak, in Jerusalem.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY)

4:00 p.m. LOCAL
Secretary Clinton holds a bilateral meeting with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, in Jerusalem.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY)

5:00 p.m. LOCAL
Secretary Clinton holds a trilateral meeting with Palestinian Prime Minister Mahmoud Abbas and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, in Jerusalem.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY)


DEPUTY SECRETARY JAMES STEINBERG

11:00 a.m.
Deputy Secretary Steinberg meets with Maldivian Foreign Minister Ahmed Shaheed, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:00 p.m.
Deputy Secretary Steinberg meets with Israeli Deputy Foreign Minister Daniel Ayalon, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

5:00 p.m.
Deputy Secretary Steinberg attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA TO BE DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)


DEPUTY SECRETARY JACOB LEW

10:00 a.m.
Deputy Secretary Lew meets with General Mattis, CENTCOM Commander, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


USAID ADMINISTRATOR RAJIV SHAH

10:00 a.m.
Administrator Shah participates in the Millennium Challenge Corporation Board of Directors’ Meeting, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m.
Administrator Shah meets with Cameron Munter, at USAID.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WILLIAM BURNS


10:00 a.m. Under Secretary Burns participates in the Millennium Challenge Corporation Board of Directors’ Meeting, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


UNDER SECRETARY FOR MANAGEMENT PATRICK KENNEDY


6:30 p.m. Under Secretary Kennedy attends the Partnership for Public Service’s 2010 Service to America Medals Gala, at the Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium in Washington, D.C.
(MEDIA TO BE DETERMINED BY HOST)


UNDER SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC, ENERGY AND AGRICULTURAL AFFAIRS ROBERT HORMATS


Under Secretary Hormats is in India through September 17.


UNDER SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS JUDITH MCHALE

2:15 p.m. Under Secretary McHale meets with Public Diplomacy Deputy Assistant Secretaries, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)



UNDER SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY AND GLOBAL AFFAIRS MARIA OTERO

4:00 p.m. Under Secretary Otero hosts a reception on the role of Democracy and Global Affairs in U.S. Foreign Policy, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


CHIEF OF STAFF COUNSELOR CHERYL MILLS

Counselor Mills meets with Haitian Government officials and the Interim Haitian Recovery Commission in Haiti through September 15.


SPECIAL ENVOY FOR MIDDLE EAST PEACE SENATOR GEORGE MITCHELL

Senator Mitchell accompanies Secretary Clinton on her foreign travel.


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS AFFAIRS ESTHER BRIMMER

12:30 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Brimmer delivers remarks at a SAIS event entitled “The U.S. at the U.N. and Beyond: A World of Transnational Challenges,” at Johns Hopkins University’s School of Advanced International Studies in the Kenney Auditorium.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
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ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR NEAR EASTERN AFFAIRS JEFFREY FELTMAN

Assistant Secretary Feltman accompanies Secretary Clinton on her foreign travel.


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC, ENERGY AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS JOSE FERNANDEZ

2:45 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Fernandez meets with Japanese Embassy Minister for Economic Affairs Hajime Hayashi, in Washington, D.C.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EUROPEAN AND EURASIAN AFFAIRS PHILIP GORDON

12:30 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Gordon delivers remarks at the release of the 2010 German Marshall Fund’s Transatlantic Trends survey, at the German Marshall Fund.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
Media should RSVP to wbohlen@gmfus.org.


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL NARCOTICS AFFAIRS DAVID JOHNSON

Assistant Secretary Johnson attends the reception of the Bicentennial of Mexico, at the Mexican Cultural Institute.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
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ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY, HUMAN RIGHTS AND LABOR MICHAEL POSNER

9:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Posner attends the Community of Democracies Parliamentary Forum, at the Capitol Visitors Center.
(MEDIA TO BE DETERMINED BY HOST)

12:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Posner meets with Senator Robert Casey, in the Russell Senate Office Building.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

7:30 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Posner attends the Community of Democracy Parliamentary Forum working dinner, at the Lithuanian Embassy.
(MEDIA TO BE DETERMINED BY HOST)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POPULATION, REFUGEES AND MIGRATION ERIC SCHWARTZ

4:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Schwartz attends the reception hosted by Under Secretary Otero on the role of Democracy and Global Affairs in U.S. Foreign Policy, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EDUCATIONAL AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS ANN STOCK

9:00 a.m. Assistant Secretary Ann Stock meets with Congressman Carnahan to discuss international exchanges, in Washington, D.C.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ARTURO VALENZUELA

12:30 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Valenzuela attends the reception of the Bicentennial of Mexico, at the Mexican Cultural Institute.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
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4:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Valenzuela meets with Senator Bill Nelson, at the Senate Hart Office Building.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

7:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Valenzuela attends the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute’s Annual Awards Gala, at the Convention Center.
(MEDIA TO BE DETERMINED BY HOST)
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AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE AND COORDINATOR FOR COUNTERTERRORISM DANIEL BENJAMIN

5:00 p.m.
Ambassador Benjamin attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA TO BE DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)


SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR NORTH KOREA POLICY AMBASSADOR STEPHEN BOSWORTH

Ambassador Bosworth travels to Tokyo (September 14-15), and Beijing (September 15-16 ).


SPECIAL ENVOY FOR SIX-PARTY TALKS AMBASSADOR SUNG KIM

Ambassador Kim accompanies Ambassador Bosworth to Tokyo (September 14-15), and Beijing (September 15-16 ).

GLOBAL AIDS COORDINATOR AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE ERIC GOOSBY

Ambassador Goosby participates in a meeting hosted by the Gates Foundation on the “Critical Path to a Valid and Available Incidence Test,” at the Hotel Palomar in Washington, D.C.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE FOR GLOBAL WOMEN’S ISSUES MELANNE VERVEER

Ambassador Melanne Verveer completes her travel to India where she follows up on the U.S.-India Strategic Dialogue on Women's Empowerment and makes a keynote address to the Asia Women's Leadership regional summit co-sponsored by Vital Voices and the Department of State.

DIRECTOR OF POLICY PLANNING ANNE-MARIE SLAUGHTER


5:00 p.m. Dr. Slaughter attends the reception hosted by Under Secretary Otero on the role of Democracy and Global Affairs in U.S. Foreign Policy, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

6:15 p.m.
Dr. Slaughter attends the Partnership for Public Service’s 2010 Service to America Medals Gala, at the Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium in Washington, D.C.
(MEDIA TO BE DETERMINED BY HOST)

PRESS BRIEFING SCHEDULE

1:15 p.m.
Special Envoy General Scott Gration briefs the press, on-camera and on-the-record, in the Press Briefing Room at the Department of State. The Daily Press Briefing follows.


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