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May 7, 2007
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Secretary Kempthorne to Speak at Pacific Island Night

On Tuesday, May 8, 2007, Secretary of the Interior Dirk Kempthorne will speak to island leaders and guests at a Pacific Night Reception at the National Geographic Society.

The annual event, which is held this year in conjunction with Pacific Island Council of Leaders, is hosted by the embassies of Pacific island nations and the congressional delegations of U.S. island territories in the Pacific. Kempthorne's remarks are scheduled for 7:00 p.m. in the National Geographic Society's Explorer's Hall.

WHO: Secretary of the Interior Dirk Kempthorne
WHAT: Pacific Island Night Reception Remarks
WHEN: 7:00 p.m., Tuesday, May 8, 2007
WHERE: Explorers Hall, National Geographic Society, 17th and M St. NW, Washington, D.C.
Note to Media: All credentialed news media are invited to attend
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