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WASHINGTON---Health care is to be a centerpiece issue for the White House bid of Sen. Barack Obama (D-Ill.) . Next week, Obama talks health care in Iowa City and then heads west.

This weekend Obama, Michelle and the kids stump in New Hampshire.


Subject: Barack Obama Public Schedule Wednesday, May 23 - Friday, June 1
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Barack Obama Public Schedule

Wednesday, May 23 – Friday, June 1

*** Michelle Obama Schedule listed below Barack Obama Schedule***

________________________________________

*Please Note: All Times are LOCAL*

Washington, DC -> Chicago, IL-> Conway, NH -> Berlin, NH -> Littleton, NH -> Hanover, NH -> Davenport, IA -> Iowa City, IA -> Chicago, IL -> Reno, NV -> Las Vegas, NV -> Seattle, WA

WEDNESDAY, MAY 23
Washington, DC

WASHINGTON, DC GENERATION BO KICK-OFF
H20 Restaurant & Lounge
800 Water Street SW
Washington, DC
Media Access: 6:00 PM (Earlier access can be arranged upon request, please contact Jess Yuen, 917-750-8416)
Doors Open: 7:30 PM
Program begins: 8:45 PM (For planning purposes only, not for publication)

Throw: 35 ft.
Cable Run: 500 ft.
Satellite Truck Parking: Located in the parking lot between H20 and Zanzibar, along the river.
Press Entrance: Located thru the patio doors and is accessible through the parking lot between H20 and Zanzibar.
Wireless internet access is available on site.

Passes can be reserved at hhtps://donate.barackobama.com/page/contribute/H2Obama
$100.00 ($50.00 for students) suggested contribution.
Media coverage: The event is open press. Due to limited space, please RSVP to media@barackobama.com if you are interested in covering this event.

THURSDAY, MAY 24
Washington, DC

Senate in Session

FRIDAY, MAY 25
Washington, DC -> Chicago, IL
Senate in Session

BARACK OBAMA ADRESSES 2007 CBTU INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION
Hyatt Regency Chicago
151 East Wacker Drive
Chicago, IL
*This event is hosted by Coalition of Black Trade Unionists (CBTU) and they are handling logistics*

Remarks at 12:00 PM

The event is by invitation only.

Media Coverage: The event is open press. For Further information please visit: http://www.cbtu.org/

Additional details will be announced as they are available.

SATURDAY, MAY 26
Chicago, IL

No Public Events

SUNDAY, MAY 27 – MONDAY, MAY 28
Conway, NH -> Berlin, NH -> Littleton, NH -> Hanover, NH

TBA

On May 27 and 28, Barack Obama and his family will be doing a tour of the North Country of New Hampshire. The campaign is providing logistical support for a very limited number of press to travel with the campaign; registration is now closed, and those who are able to travel have been notified.
Details about the open press events on these dates will be announced shortly; all other media are welcome to cover these events, but must provide their own transportation.

MONDAY, MAY 28
Davenport, IA

MEMORIAL DAY RECEPTION WITH VETERANS
Golden Leaf Banquet Hall
2902 E Kimberly Road
Davenport, IA

Media Access: 6:30 PM
Program begins: 7:30 PM

Due to limited space, this event is by invitation only.

Media coverage: The event is open press. For credentials please e-mail gtseggai@barackobama.com

TUESDAY, MAY 29
Iowa City, IA -> Chicago, IL

SPEECH ON HEALTH CARE
University of Iowa Medical Campus
Medical & Education Research Facility (MERF) Atrium
375 Newton Rd.
Iowa City, IA

*This event is hosted by the University of Iowa Students for Barack Obama.*

Media Access: 9:00 AM
Program begins: 10:30 AM

Due to limited space, this event is by invitation only.

Media coverage: The event is open press. For credentials please e-mail: Chicago, IL
No Public Events

THURSDAY, MAY 31
Chicago, IL -> Reno, NV

Chicago, IL
No Public Events

Reno, NV
Afternoon Rally
Time: TBA

The public is invited to go to www.barackobama.com to get the latest information on the event.

FRIDAY, JUNE 1
Las Vegas, NV -> Seattle, WA

Las Vegas, NV
Morning Rally
Time: TBA

The public is invited to go to www.barackobama.com to get the latest information on the event.

Seattle, WA
SEATTLE KICK-OFF
Qwest Field Event Center's WaMu Theater
800 Occidental Avenue South
Seattle, WA
Doors Open: 5:30 PM
Passes can be reserved at: https://donate.barackobama.com/page/contribute/seattlekickoff.
Media Coverage: The event is open press. For credentials please e-mail media@barackobama.com
Further details to be announced as they are available.

Michelle Obama Public Schedule

Wednesday, May 23 - Monday, May 28

________________________________________
*Please Note: All Times are LOCAL*
Chicago, IL -> Conway, NH -> Berlin, NH -> Littleton, NH -> Hanover, NH
WEDNESDAY, MAY 23 - SATURDAY, MAY 26
Chicago, IL

No Public Events

WEDNESDAY, MAY 23
Michell Obama will appear on Good Morning America

SUNDAY, MAY 27 - MONDAY, MAY 28
Conway, NH -> Berlin, NH -> Littleton, NH -> Hanover, NH

Michelle Obama will be travelling with Barack Obama.
TBA

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