Media Advisory
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 26, 2006

Attorney General Alberto R. Gonzales to Hold Press Conference with the Department of Homeland Security, the Department of Treasury, and Other Senior Officials

WASHINGTON – Attorney General Alberto R. Gonzales and other senior officials will hold a press conference on a drug-related matter.

WHO:
Attorney General Alberto R. Gonzales
Julie L. Myers, Assistant Secretary of Homeland Security, Immigration and Customs Enforcement
Karen P. Tandy, Administrator, Drug Enforcement Administration
Adam J. Szubin, Director of the Office of Foreign Assets Control, U.S. Department of Treasury
John P. Walters, Director, White House Office of National Drug Control Policy
Carolina Barco, Ambassador to the United States, Republic of Colombia
Alice S. Fisher, Assistant Attorney General, Criminal Division
R. Alexander Acosta, U.S. Attorney, Southern District of Florida
Cathy Seibel, Deputy U.S. Attorney, Southern District of New York

WHAT: Press Conference

WHEN: TUESDAY, SEPT. 26, 2006 — 2:00 P.M. EDT (or following the conclusion of the plea hearing)

WHERE:
Seventh Floor Conference Room
Department of Justice
950 Constitution Avenue, N.W.
Washington, D.C.

OPEN PRESS

NOTE: Pre-set for open press coverage of the remarks will be at 1:30 P.M. EDT. All media should enter through the Visitor’s Center at Constitution Avenue and must present valid photo ID and media credentials. Press inquiries regarding logistics should be directed to the Office of Public Affairs at 202-514-2007.