**MEDIA ADVISORY** CONTACT: Meredith Kelly
December 11, 2012 (202) 224-7433
SENATORS CHARLES E. SCHUMER AND LAMAR ALEXANDER TO HOST MEDIA AVAIL OF THE INAUGURAL PLATFORM CONSTRUCTION
Washington, DC – TODAY, Tuesday December 11th at 12:15 PM, U.S. Senators Charles E. Schumer and Lamar Alexander will lead members of the press out to the platform and provide an update on Inaugural planning. The Chief Executive Officer of the Presidential Inaugural Committee, Stephen Kerrigan, will also attend.
Members of the media must enter at the north screening facility of the Capitol, and are advised to arrive before noon to allow time for security screening. Attendees must bring a photo-ID issued by their publication or outlet to gain access to the platform. Members of the press will be permitted to take photographs and record video of the construction.
Members of the media wishing to attend the availability should RSVP to Phillip_Rumsey@jccic.senate.gov