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Press Release - Dole to Visit Knoxville and Memphis, Tennessee

March 07, 1996

GOP Presidential front-runner Senator Bob Dole will visit Knoxville and Memphis, Tennessee on Friday, March 8, 1996. Senator Dole will be joined by former Governor Lamar Alexander at all events. Media planning to attend the event should arrive thirty minutes early for set-up and be prepared to provide local or national media credentials.

WHO:           Senator Bob Dole, former Governor Lamar Alexander,

                Governor Don Sundquist, Senator Fred Thompson,

                Congressman John Duncan, Congressman Van Hilleary,

                Knoxville Mayor Victor Ashe, former

                Senator Howard Baker and Senator John McCain

WHAT:          News Conference

WHERE:         William Blount Ballroom

                Knoxville Airport Hilton

                Alcoa highway

                Knoxville Airport

                Knoxville, TN

WHEN:          Friday, March 8, 1996 from 3:35pm to 4:20pm

FACILITIES:    mult, riser, TV lighting

WHO:           Senator Bob Dole, former Governor Lamar Alexander,

                Congressman Ed Bzyant(T), Shelby County Mayor Jim Rout,

                former Senator Howard Baker and Senator John McCain

WHAT:          News Conference

WHERE:         Media Executive Ballroom

                Sheraton Four Points Hotel

                2240 Democrat Road

                Memphis, TN

WHEN:          Friday, March 8, 1996 from 5:45pm to 6:30pm

FACILITIES:    mult, riser, TV lighting

WHO:           Senator Bob Dole

WHAT:          Airport Arrival (Photo opportunity only)

WHERE:         AAR-Oklahoma

                Will Rogers World Airport

                Oklahoma City, OK

WHEN:          Friday, March 8, 1996 at 9:00pm

      Media wishing to travel with Dole's "Leader's Ship" aircraft

charter should contact Steve Duchesne, Press Travel Director, at (202)

414-8069 or by fax at (202) 414-8074.

Robert Dole, Press Release - Dole to Visit Knoxville and Memphis, Tennessee Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/316091

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