Media Advisories

June 25, 2008

President Lacker to speak to National Economists Club on July 8

Washington, D.C.

Jeffrey M. Lacker, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, will speak to the National Economists Club in Washington, D.C.

Event Details

Topic: Financial Conditions and the Economic Outlook
When: Tuesday, July 8, 2008
Time: President Lacker is expected to begin speaking at 12:30 p.m.
Where: Chinatown Garden Restaurant
Washington, D.C. (Directions) 

Media Opportunities

Q&A Session: A media Q&A will follow in a separate room.

Note: No live broadcast and/or audio feeds are permitted during the media Q&A. Please notify the event contact at least 48 hours in advance of the event regarding broadcast, audio and/or equipment needs, and arrange for payment of fees if warranted.

Speech Text

FRB-Richmond Media Relations will be on site to facilitate with the media. Embargoed speech text will be available at least 30 minutes in advance.

The speech text can be found on the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond's Web site.

Media Contacts

Laura Fortunato
Media Relations
Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond
(804) 697-8196
(804) 698-0927 (mobile)

Ann Edmonds
Business Manager
National Economists Club
(703) 493-8824

Contact Us


Jim Strader
(804) 697-8956
(804) 332-0207 (mobile)

Laura Fortunato
(804) 697-8196
(804) 698-0927 (mobile)