Senator Carper to Host Press Conference on Avian Influenza

Delmarva Poultry Industry head will join Sen. Carper at briefing

Wednesday, February 18, 2004 Georgetown, DE – On Wednesday, February 18, 2004, Senator Tom Carper will host a press conference to brief reporters on the federal agencies’ response to Avian Influenza in Delaware. Senator Carper will also provide information on efforts at the federal level to lift the foreign ban on Delaware poultry. Bill Satterfield, executive director of Delmarva Poultry Industry, Inc., will join Senator Carper at this briefing. WHO: U.S. Senator Tom Carper Bill Satterfield, Executive Director of Delmarva Poultry Industry, Inc. WHAT: Press Conference on Avian Influenza WHEN: Wednesday, February 18, 2004 2:15 p.m. WHERE: Senator Carper’s Sussex County Office 12 The Circle Georgetown, DE