Department of Energy

Secretary Perry and Secretary Carson Celebrate National African American History Month

February 26, 2019

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – In celebration of National African American History Month 2019, U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry and U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Ben Carson will participate in a fireside chat tomorrow, February 27, 2019, at the Department of Energy (DOE) Headquarters.

Their discussion, hosted by DOE’s Office of Economic Impact and Diversity and the Blacks in Government (BIG) Energy Chapter, will focus on this year’s theme of “Black Migrations” as well as the countless contributions African Americans have made -- and continue to make – to the greatness of our Nation.

The event will be livestreamed and can be viewed here: www.energy.gov/live

WHO

U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry

U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Ben Carson

WHAT

Fireside Chat

WHERE

U.S. Department of Energy, James A. Forrestal Building

1000 Independence Ave. SW

Washington, D.C. 20585

WHEN

Wednesday, February 27, 2019 at 10:45 AM

For more information on this events please contact doenews@hq.doe.gov