THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 11, 2009
DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR
THURSDAY, MARCH 12, 2009
The President will deliver remarks and answer questions from attendees at the Business Roundtable at the St. Regis Hotel. This event is pooled press.
The President will begin his day by receiving the Presidential Daily Briefing, the Economic Daily Briefing and meeting with senior advisors in the Oval Office. These meetings are closed press.
Later in the morning, the President will stop by the Recovery Act Implementation Conference and discuss the need for dollars invested and spent as part of the Recovery Act are effective, transparent and efficient. The conference will be held in Room 450 in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building. The remarks of the President and Vice President are pooled press. The entire day-long conference will be print pool.
In the afternoon, President Obama will attend the dedication of Abraham Lincoln Hall at the National Defense University. This event is pooled press. Later, the President and the Vice President will meet with Chinese Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi in the Oval Office. This meeting is closed press. In the evening, the President and the Vice President will meet with Secretary of State Clinton in the Oval Office. This meeting is closed press.
Also tomorrow, Dearborn, Michigan will host the first in a series of Regional White House Forums on Health Reform at 2:00PM EDT at the Ford Conference and Event Center - this forum will build on last Thursday's forum at the White House. The forum will be webcast live at www.HealthReform.gov.
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Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: ABC
Print: Houston Chronicle
Magazine Photo: TIME
9:00AM Pool Call Time
9:15AM THE PRESIDENT receives Economic Daily Briefing
10:00AM THE PRESIDENT receives Presidential Daily Briefing
10:30AM THE PRESIDENT meets with senior advisors
11:00AM THE PRESIDENT stops by the Recovery Act Implementation Conference
EEOB Room 450
Pooled Press (Gather Time 10:30AM - Briefing Room)
12:50PM THE PRESIDENT departs The White House en route National Defense University
Pool Gather Time 12:30PM - North Doors of the Palm Room
1:10PM THE PRESIDENT deliver remarks at the dedication of Abraham Lincoln Hall at the National Defense University
2:30PM THE PRESIDENT and THE VICE PRESIDENT meet with Chinese Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi
3:50PM THE PRESIDENT departs The White House en route St. Regis Hotel
Pool Gather Time 3:30PM - North Doors of the Palm Room
4:00PM THE PRESIDENT delivers remarks at Business Roundtable
Astor Ballroom, St. Regis Hotel
5:15PM THE PRESIDENT and THE VICE PRESIDENT meet with Secretary of State Clinton
1:30PM Briefing by Press Secretary Robert Gibbs
President Obama official schedule and guidance, March 12, 2009. Meets with Chinese Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi
THE WHITE HOUSE