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Acting Secretary McAleenan Hosting Media Engagements in Yuma, AZ on Southwest Border

Release Date: 
August 8, 2019

WASHINGTON – Today, Acting Secretary of Homeland Security Kevin K. McAleenan is in Yuma, AZ to provide a tour of a Southwest border soft sided facility with media. Following the tour, he will host a press conference.


Thursday, August 8

9:00 AM MST
Acting Secretary McAleenan will host a walk and talk with local and pool media
Yuma Soft Sided Facility
Yuma, Ariz.
*Pool coverage 

11:00 AM MST
Acting Secretary McAleenan will host a press conference
San Luis, Ariz.
*Pool coverage


Media interested in video or text quotes should contact the appropriate representative below:

English Broadcast
Carmen Valencia – KYMA
Carmen Valencia

Spanish Broadcast
Abraham Retana – Univision
Abraham Retana

English Print
James Gilbert – Yuma Sun
James Gilbert

Spanish Print
Lucy López Pesquiera – Diario Binacional Sin Fronteras
Norma Luz López Pesqueira

Last Published Date: August 8, 2019
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