THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 6, 2009
DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR
THURSDAY, MAY 7, 2009
In the morning, the President will receive the Presidential Daily Briefing and the Economic Daily Briefing in the Oval Office. These meetings are closed press.
Later in the morning, the President will deliver remarks on the terminations, reductions, and savings in the FY2010 budget in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building. This event will be pooled for TV and open to correspondents.
Afterwards, the President will meet with senior advisors in the Oval Office. This meeting is closed press.
Then, the President will meet in the Oval Office with Rev. Al Sharpton, Mayor Michael Bloomberg, and former Speaker Newt Gingrich to discuss education reform. This meeting is closed press. Rev. Sharpton, Mayor Bloomberg, and Speaker Gingrich will visit the stakeout location after the meeting at approximately 1:30PM.
Later, the President will meet with Council of Economic Advisors Chair Christina Romer in the Oval Office. The President will meet with Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in Oval Office. These meetings are closed press.
The President will hold a meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov in the Oval Office. There will be a pool spray at the bottom of the meeting.
Also tomorrow, the President will sign a proclamation for National Day of Prayer.
In-Town Travel Pool
Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: CBS
9:00AM Pool Call Time
9:30AM THE PRESIDENT receives the Presidential Daily Briefing
9:50AM THE PRESIDENT receives the Economic Daily Briefing
10:35AM THE PRESIDENT delivers remarks on the budget
Pooled TV, Open to correspondents (Pre-set 9:30AM - Final Gather 10:00AM -
11:05AM THE PRESIDENT meets with senior advisors
12:45PM THE PRESIDENT meets with Rev. Al Sharpton, Mayor Michael
Bloomberg, and former Speaker Newt Gingrich to discuss education
(Rev. Sharpton, Mayor Bloomberg, and Speaker Gingrich will be at the stakeout location around 1:30)
2:00PM THE PRESIDENT meets with CEA Chair Christina Romer
2:45PM THE PRESIDENT meets with Secretary of State Hillary Clinton
4:15PM THE PRESIDENT meets with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov
Pool spray at the bottom (Gather Time 4:05PM - Briefing Room)
1:45PM Briefing by Press Secretary Robert Gibbs