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THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary
________________________________________________________________________________________________________
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 11, 2009

DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR
TUESDAY, MAY 12, 2009

In the morning, the President will receive the Presidential Daily Briefing, the Economic Daily Briefing, and meet with senior advisors in the Oval Office. These meetings are closed press.

Later in the morning, the President will participate in a roundtable with business leaders to discuss cutting employer health care costs. There will be a pool spray at the bottom of the meeting.

In the afternoon, the President and the Vice President will deliver remarks at a ceremony honoring the National Association of Police Organization's Top Cops award winners in the Rose Garden. Attorney General Eric Holder will also attend. This event is open press.

Later in the afternoon, the President and the Vice President will meet with General Raymond Odierno, Commanding General, Multi-National Force - Iraq, and US Ambassador to Iraq Chris Hill in the Situation Room. President Obama and Vice President Biden will also meet with Secretary of Defense Robert Gates in the Oval Office. These meeting are closed press.

In the evening, the President and the First Lady will host an evening of poetry, music and the spoken word in the East Room. The Vice President and Dr. Jill Biden will also attend. The event will be streamed live on WhiteHouse.gov. The President's and the First Lady's remarks will be pooled press.


In-Town Travel Pool
Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: CBS
Print: Hearst Newspapers
Radio: VOA
Magazine Photo: Newsweek


EDT

9:00AM Pool Call Time

9:45AM THE PRESIDENT receives the Presidential Daily Briefing
Oval Office
Closed Press

10:05AM THE PRESIDENT receives the Economic Daily Briefing
Oval Office
Closed Press

10:45AM THE PRESIDENT meets with senior advisors
Oval Office
Closed Press

11:30AM THE PRESIDENT participates in roundtable with business leaders to discuss cutting employer health care costs
Roosevelt Room
Pool spray at the bottom (Gather time 12:00PM - Briefing Room)

2:25PM THE PRESIDENT and THE VICE PRESIDENT deliver remarks at a ceremony honoring Top Cops award winners
Rose Garden
Open Press (Pre-set 1:25PM - Final Gather 2:00PM - North Doors of the Palm Room)

3:30PM THE PRESIDENT and THE VICE PRESIDENT meet with General Raymond Odierno and Ambassador Chris Hill
Situation Room
Closed Press

4:30PM THE PRESIDENT and THE VICE PRESIDENT meet with Secretary of Defense Robert Gates
Oval Office
Closed Press

7:45PM THE PRESIDENT and THE FIRST LADY attend evening of poetry, music and the spoken word
East Room
Pool spray for remarks (Gather time 7:20PM - North Doors of the Palm Room)


Briefing Schedule

1:00PM Briefing by Press Secretary Robert Gibbs


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