National Press Club

Homeland Security Secretary Chertoff to Speak Wednesday

September 8, 2008

On the eve of the seventh observance of the attacks on the Pentagon and the World Trade Centers, the secretary of the Department of Homeland Security will tell a National Press Club audience what is being done to guard against another attack.

In a speech entitled, "All of the Above: Our Strategy Against Terrorism", Homeland Security Secretary Michael Chertoff will assess the state of the nation's security seven years after the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks.

The NPC luncheon begins at 12:30 p.m. on Wednesday. Reserve at (202) 662-7501.

The cost of the luncheon is $16 for National Press Club members, $28 for guests of members, and $35 general admission.

To submit a question in advance, email with Chertoff in the subject line.