U.S. flag

An official website of the United States government

Government Website

Official websites use .gov
A .gov website belongs to an official government organization in the United States.

Safely connect using HTTPS

Secure .gov websites use HTTPS
A lock () or https:// means you’ve safely connected to the .gov website. Share sensitive information only on official, secure websites.


  1. Home
  2. About Us
  3. Site Links
  4. Archived
  5. News Archive
  6. Acting Secretary of Homeland Security Duke to Visit Houston Tomorrow

Archived Content

In an effort to keep DHS.gov current, the archive contains outdated information that may not reflect current policy or programs.

Acting Secretary of Homeland Security Duke to Visit Houston Tomorrow

Event Date: September 6, 2017 at 10:45PM ET to 10:45PM ET

WASHINGTON – Tomorrow, Wednesday, September 6, Acting Secretary of Homeland Security Elaine Duke will participate in a media availability in Houston, Texas regarding the Hurricane Harvey response and recovery. While in Texas, Acting Secretary Duke will meet with FEMA, U.S. Coast Guard, and Customs and Border Protection personnel working on response and recovery efforts, as well as state, county, and local officials. Additionally, she will participate in an aerial tour of Houston, Harris County, Beaumont, and Jefferson County, and visit a Red Cross shelter in Port Arthur, Texas.    

September 6, 2017
10:40AM-10:50AM CDT       

Acting Secretary Duke media availability
Signature Flight Support EFD - Ellington Airport
Building 500, 11811 N Brantly Ave
Houston, Texas 77034
*Credentialed media planning to attend must RSVP to mediarsvp@hq.dhs.gov by Wednesday, September 6 at 9:00AM CDT. On the day of the event, media must arrive no later than 10:00AM CDT.

# # #


Last Updated: 10/22/2021
Was this page helpful?
This page was not helpful because the content