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Office of the Press Secretary

For Immediate Release April 12, 1993 (202) 456-7150

President Clinton, Secretaries of Education and Labor
Discuss Job Training in Tuesday Town Hall Meeting.

President William Clinton, U.S. Education Secretary William Riley and U.S. Labor Secretary Robert Reich will discuss "Building Bridges from School to Work" at a joint Department of Education/U.S. Chamber of Commerce town hall meeting on

Tuesday, April 13, at 8:30pm.

The President will arrive at the U. S. Chamber of Commerce, 1615 H Street NW at 8:15pm. Press is open and will be allowed to set up in the rear of the Hall of Flags on risers to videotape audience reaction. Town hall meeting guests, including Secretaries Riley and Reich, will be available following the broadcast.

If you wish to use video from the town hall meeting, Satellite co-ordinates are as follows:

C-BAND:     GALAXY 7 (91  West Longitude)
            Transponder 6
            Downlink Frequency 3820 Mhz
            Vertical Polarization
            Audio Subcarrier 6.2 and 6.8

KU-BAND: SBS 5 (123 West longitude)

           Transponder 7
           Downlink frequency 12019 Mhz
           Horizontal Polarization
           Audio Subcarrier 6.2 and 6.8

If you are interested in doing live shots with Secretary of Labor Robert Reich immediately following the town hall meeting, please contact your Washington Bureau or Mary Meagher at the Department of Labor (202) 219-8211.

This town hall meeting will also be available in over 2500 locations nationwide. Attached are the locations where citizens in your state will be watching the broadcast. For further questions on Secretary Riley's press availability and the town hall meeting broadcast sites, please call John McGrath at the Department of Education at (202) 401-1309.