NASA Administrator Charles Bolden and NASA Chief Financial Officer Elizabeth Robinson will brief reporters about the agency's fiscal year 2015 budget on Tuesday, March 4, at 11 a.m. PST. Because of inclement weather in the Washington area, this media briefing will now be a teleconference. Media can participate by dialing into a phone bridge instead of having to be in person at a NASA center, and should contact Sonja Alexander in the NASA Headquarters newsroom at 202-358-1761 or firstname.lastname@example.org by 10 a.m. Tuesday.
Audio and visuals from the agency media teleconference will be carried live on NASA's Internet homepage and on Ustream. During the agency budget briefing, NASA also will take as many questions as possible submitted via Twitter using the hashtag #askNASA.
To listen to the agency media briefing online or hear the teleconference with visuals on Ustream, visit:
Reporters are also invited to call into a local budget briefing teleconference at NASA's Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, Calif., with Center Director S. Pete Worden at 1 p.m. to discuss the impact of the agency's fiscal year 2015 budget on Ames. Paul Agnew, Ames’ chief financial officer, will join Worden.
News media interested in obtaining dial-in information for the Ames briefing must contact Jessica Culler at email@example.com by 11 a.m. on March 4.
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 M14-017