EVENT: Armed Forces General Officers to Answer Questions from Capitol Press Corps This Afternoon

EVENT: Armed Forces General Officers to Answer Questions from Capitol Press Corps This Afternoon

Joint Armed Services Committee

Press Availability Scheduled in Conjunction with Joint Armed Services Committee Meeting

Juneau – Joint Armed Services Committee (JASC) Co-Chairs Representative Scott Kawasaki (D-Fairbanks) and Senator Mia Costello (R-Anchorage) will host Alaska’s General Officers of the Armed Forces for questions from the press this afternoon at 1:15 p.m. in the Speaker’s Chambers.

The event will provide the Capitol press corps an opportunity to ask questions about armed forces activities in Alaska.  The press availability follows the General Officers annual Joint Armed Services Committee briefing, which will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the Senate Finance Committee Room. 

The public and media are welcome to attend.  For media unable to attend in person, participation is available by teleconference by calling toll free at (844) 586-9085.

WHO:   Rep. Scott Kawasaki and Sen. Mia Costello
Major General Laurel J. Hummel

• The Adjutant General, Alaska National Guard

• Commissioner, Alaska Department of Military and Veterans’ Affairs

Rear Admiral Michael F. McAllister

• Commander, Seventeenth U.S. Coast Guard District

Major General Bryan R. Owens

• Commanding General, U.S. Army Alaska

Lieutenant General Kenneth S. Wilsbach

• Commander, Alaskan North American Aerospace Defense Command Region

• Commander, Alaskan Command

• Commander, Eleventh Air Force

WHERE: Speaker’s Chambers, Room 210, Alaska State Capitol, Juneau
WHEN: Today, March 23rd, 1:15 – 1:45 p.m.
Teleconference: 1 (844) 586-9085
Live stream: http://akl.tv

For more information, please contact Alaska House Majority Coalition Press Secretary Mike Mason at (907) 444-0889.



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Mercedes Colbért
Chief of Staff
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Jacob Gerrish
Legislative Aide
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Capitol: January-April

Address: Room 502 Capitol Bldg.
                 Juneau, AK, 99801
Phone: +1 907 465-3466
FAX: +1 907 465-2937
Email: rep.scott.kawasaki@akleg.gov

Fairbanks: May-December

Address: 1292 Sadler Way Suite 308
                 Fairbanks AK, 99701
Phone: +1 907 456-7423
FAX: +1 907 451-9293
Email: rep.scott.kawasaki@akleg.gov