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President Obama official schedule and guidance, April 29, 2009. 100 Days.

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Office of the Press Secretary
April 28, 2009


In the morning, the President, the Vice President, and Senator Arlen Specter will address the media in the Diplomatic Room. This event is pooled press. Immediately following the meeting, the President will depart the White House to travel to St. Louis, Missouri. The departure from the South Lawn is open press and the arrival at Lambert-St. Louis International Airport is open press.

After arriving in Missouri, the President will hold a town hall at Fox High School in Arnold to discuss the progress the country has made over the first 100 days and the hard work that lies ahead. He will then take questions from the audience. This event is open press.

The President will return to the White House in the afternoon. The arrival on the South Lawn is open press.

In the evening, the President will hold a nationally televised news conference at 8:00pm EDT in the East Room. This event is for credentialed press only; the deadline to apply for credentials has already passed.

In-Town Travel Pool
Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: FOX
Print: Wall Street Journal
Radio: FOX
Magazine Photo: TIME

Out-of-Town Travel Pool
Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: FOX
Print: Tribune
Radio: CBS
Magazine Photo: TIME


6:45AM In-Town Travel Pool Call Time

8:00AM THE PRESIDENT, THE VICE PRESIDENT, and Senator Arlen Specter make a statement
Diplomatic Room
Pooled Press (Pre-set 7:00AM--Final Gather 7:30AM--North Doors of the Palm Room)

8:25AM THE PRESIDENT departs South Lawn en route Andrews Air Force Base
South Lawn
Open Press (Pre-Set 7:55AM--Final Gather 8:10AM--Doors of the Palm Room)

8:30AM THE PRESIDENT departs Andrews Air Force Base en route St. Louis, MO
Air Force One
Out of Town Travel Pool (Call Time 7:30AM - Virginia Gate, Andrews Air Force Base)
9:30AM THE PRESIDENT arrives in St. Louis, MO
Lambert-St. Louis International Airport
Open Press

10:20AM THE PRESIDENT holds town hall
Fox High School, Arnold, MO
Open Press

1:00PM THE PRESIDENT departs St. Louis, MO en route to Andrews Air Force Base
Lambert-St. Louis International Airport
Open Press
3:45PM THE PRESIDENT arrives at Andrews Air Force Base
Out of Town Travel Pool

4:00PM THE PRESIDENT arrives at the White House
South Lawn
Open Press (Pre-Set 3:30PM - Final Gather 3:45PM - North Doors of the Palm Room)

8:00PM THE PRESIDENT holds news conference
East Room
Credentialed press (Pre-set 5:00PM - Final Gather 7:00PM - North Doors of the Palm Room)

Briefing Schedule

Press Secretary Robert Gibbs will gaggle on Air Force One.


1 Comment

I was hoping to get a ticket to see the President in Arnold...But I didn't and I'm sad that I won't get a chance to shake his hand and say Thank you.May God always be with him and protect him.Thanks

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