Reporters are invited to attend a local budget briefing at NASA's Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, Calif., with Center Director S. Pete Worden from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. PST on Tuesday, March 4, to discuss the impact of the agency's fiscal year 2015 budget on Ames. Paul Agnew, Ames chief financial officer, will join Worden.
Earlier that day, NASA Administrator Charles Bolden will brief reporters about the agency's fiscal year 2015 budget at 11 a.m. PST from Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Md. NASA Chief Financial Officer Elizabeth Robinson and Goddard Center Director Chris Scolese will join Bolden.
The agency briefing will be carried live on NASA Television and the agency's website. Questions will be taken from media in person at Goddard and remotely from NASA Headquarters and participating NASA centers, including Ames. Reporters may view the televised press conference at Ames in the main auditorium and ask questions of the participants via a phone link with Goddard. During the agency budget briefing, NASA will take as many questions as possible submitted via Twitter using the hashtag #askNASA.
News media interested in viewing the televised agency budget briefing at Ames, attending the Ames briefing, or obtaining dial-in information for the Ames briefing must contact Jessica Culler at firstname.lastname@example.org or 650-604-4110 by noon PST on March 3.
For NASA TV streaming video, schedule and downlink information, visit:
The NASA budget and supporting information will be available online at 10 a.m. Tuesday, at:
For more information about NASA Ames, visit:
Text issued as Ames Media Advisory M14-016