Vice President Mike Pence to deliver remarks about Venezuela at Rice April 5

MEDIA ADVISORY

David Ruth
david@rice.edu
713-348-6327

Jeff Falk
jfalk@rice.edu
713-348-6775

Vice President Mike Pence to deliver remarks about Venezuela at Rice April 5

HOUSTON – (March 28, 2019) – Vice President Mike Pence will deliver remarks about Venezuela at Rice University’s Baker Institute for Public Policy at approximately 12:30 p.m. Central time Friday, April 5.

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The event will include welcoming remarks from James A. Baker, III, former secretary of state and honorary chair of the Baker Institute, who will also introduce Pence. Baker, Rice President David Leebron and Baker Institute Director Ambassador Edward Djerejian will meet with the vice president before the event.

Who: Vice President Mike Pence.

What: Remarks to the community about Venezuela. The event will be by invitation only.

When: Approximately 12:30-1:30 p.m. Central time Friday, April 5.

Where: Rice University, Baker Hall, 6100 Main St.

MEDIA NOTE: Rice News and Media Relations will issue an updated media advisory with RSVP information, parking, media preset times and security protocols.

For more information, contact Jeff Falk, associate director of national media relations at Rice, at 713-348-6775 or jfalk@rice.edu.

A live webcast of the event will be available on the Baker Institute’s website, www.bakerinstitute.org.

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About Jeff Falk

Jeff Falk is associate director of national media relations in Rice University's Office of Public Affairs.