Today at 11 in Richmond, VA:
Vice President Biden to Travel to Richmond to Discuss Gun Safety
WASHINGTON, DC – On Friday, January 25, 2013, Vice President Biden, Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano, Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius, Deputy U.S. Attorney General Jim Cole, and other Administration officials will travel to Richmond, Virginia, to hold a roundtable discussion on the Administration’s efforts to reduce gun violence. Senator Tim Kaine and Congressman Bobby Scott will also attend. The roundtable discussion will include experts who have worked on gun safety issues in the wake of the Virginia Tech shooting.
The Vice President and other officials will deliver remarks at the conclusion of the roundtable. These remarks are pooled for television and open to correspondents and still photographers, but space is limited. Media must RSVP to request credentials to cover the remarks; media receiving credentials will receive a confirmation email. Media details are below.
WHO: Vice President Joe Biden, Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano, Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius, Deputy U.S. Attorney General Jim Cole, Senator Tim Kaine, Congressman Bobby Scott, and other Administration officials.
WHEN: Friday, January 25, 2013
Event Start Time: 11:00 AM EST (note: press will cover remarks at the conclusion of the roundtable)
Media Access Time: 10:00 – 10:30 AM EST Final Media Access Time: 10:30 AM EST
WHERE: Virginia Commonwealth University — University Student Commons – 907 Floyd Avenue
Richmond, Virginia 23220