THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 2, 2009
DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR
TUESDAY, MARCH 3, 2009
Tomorrow morning, President Obama will receive the Presidential Daily Briefing in the Oval Office. This meeting is closed press.
The President will travel to the Department of Transportation to deliver remarks about how the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act will significantly invest in transportation infrastructure and create jobs. Vice President Biden and Secretary LaHood will also attend. This event will be pooled press.
The President will meet with British Prime Minister Gordon Brown in the Oval Office to discuss the global economic crisis in advance of the London Economic Summit in April. There will be a pool spray of the meeting. Following the meeting, they will have a working lunch in the Old Family Dining Room.
The President will then travel to the Department of Interior to deliver remarks to commemorate its 160th anniversary. Secretary Salazar will also attend. This event will be pooled press.
In the afternoon, the President will meet with a delegation from the Boy Scouts of America and receive their 2008 Report to the Nation in the Oval Office. This is closed press.
Later, the President and the Vice President will meet with Defense Secretary Gates in the Oval Office. This meeting is closed press.
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Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: CBS
Print: Baltimore Sun
Magazine Photo: Newsweek
9:00AM Pool Call Time
9:00AM THE PRESIDENT receives Presidential Daily Briefing
9:25AM THE PRESIDENT departs The White House en route Department of Transportation
Pool Gather Time 9:00AM - North Doors of the Palm Room
9:45AM THE PRESIDENT delivers remarks
Department of Transportation - East Building
11:30AM THE PRESIDENT meets with British Prime Minister Gordon Brown
Pool Spray (Gather Time 11:15AM - James S. Brady Briefing Room)
12:00PM THE PRESIDENT and Prime Minister Brown have a working lunch
Old Family Dining Room
1:40PM THE PRESIDENT departs The White House en route Department of Interior
Pool Gather Time 1:20PM - North Doors of the Palm Room
2:00PM THE PRESIDENT delivers remarks
Department of Interior - Auditorium
3:00PM THE PRESIDENT meets with Boy Scouts of America delegation
4:30PM THE PRESIDENT and THE VICE PRESIDENT meet with Defense Secretary Gates
2:00PM Briefing by Press Secretary Robert Gibbs