Travel pool report #1

*Travel pool report #1*

Berkeley Heights, N.J.
August 9, 2018

Deputy Press Secretary Hogan Gidley passes this along to the pool:

Following successful meetings with inner city pastors and Republican
Senators last week, President Trump will participate in a roundtable
discussion today at 4 PM on prison reform, and the need to pass the First
Step Act in Congress – an important bipartisan bill that will help reduce
crime, mend families, and save taxpayer dollars. Several Governors and
state Attorneys General from states that have already implemented similar
reforms will be in attendance as well as Cabinet Secretaries and
Administration officials.

The following individuals are expected to attend:

The White House

President Donald J. Trump

Jared Kushner, Senior Advisor to the President

Zach Fuentes, Deputy Chief of Staff

Kellyanne Conway, Senior Counselor to the President

Brooke Rollins, Assistant to the President for Strategic Initiatives

Shahira Knight, Director of Legislative Affairs

Doug Hoelscher, Director of Intergovernmental Affairs

Nic Pottebaum, Deputy Director of Intergovernmental Affairs

Ja’Ron Smith, Special Assistant to the President for Legislative Affairs

Trump Administration

Secretary Rick Perry, Department of Energy

Secretary Alex Acosta, Department of Labor


Gov. Matt Bevin (KY)

Gov. Nathan Deal (GA)

Gov. John Bel Edwards (LA)

Gov. Phil Bryant (MS)

Gov. Doug Burgum (ND)

Attorney Generals

Attorney General Pam Bondi (FL)

Attorney General Ken Paxton (TX)

Anita Kumar
White House Correspondent
McClatchy Newspapers
202-383-6017 (office)
202-304-9868 (cell)

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