September 4, 2013

DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 4, 2013

SECRETARY JOHN KERRY

Secretary Kerry attends meetings and briefings, at the Department of State.

9:00 a.m. Secretary Kerry and Lt. General James Clapper, Jr., Director of National Intelligence, testify in a closed session before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, on Capitol Hill.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:30 a.m.
Secretary Kerry hosts the swearing-in ceremony for the U.S. Ambassador-designate to Singapore Kirk Wagar, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:00 p.m. Secretary Kerry, Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel, and General Martin Dempsey testify before the House Foreign Affairs Committee, on Capitol Hill.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HFAC)

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DEPUTY SECRETARY BILL BURNS

11:00 a.m. Deputy Secretary Burns delivers remarks at the retirement ceremony for U.S. Ambassador John Tefft, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS JOSE FERNANDEZ

12:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Fernandez meets with Egyptian Ambassador to the U.S. Mohamed Tawfik, in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:30 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Fernandez attends the swearing-in ceremony for Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez, at the Department of Labor.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA JACOBSON

12:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Jacobson participates in a roundtable at the XVII Annual CAF Conference, hosted by the Inter-American Dialogue, the Organization of American States, and the CAF Development Bank of Latin America, in Washington DC. Please click here for more information.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR OCEANS AND INTERNATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL AND SCIENTIFIC AFFAIRS KERRI-ANN JONES

2:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Jones meets with the Canadian Ambassador to the U.S. Gary Doer, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ACTING ASSISTANT FOR DEMOCRACY, HUMAN RIGHTS AND LABOR UZRA ZEYA

11:00 a.m. Acting Assistant Secretary Zeya attends the retirement ceremony for U.S. Ambassador John Tefft, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE TO MONITOR AND COMBAT TRAFFICKING IN PERSONS LUIS CDEBACA

1:30 p.m.
Ambassador CdeBaca attends the swearing-in ceremony for Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez, at the Department of Labor.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE STEPHEN RAPP, OFFICE OF GLOBAL CRIMINAL JUSTICE

Ambassador Rapp is on foreign travel to Belgrade, Serbia, to attend official meetings regarding global criminal justice issues.

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