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President Obama official schedule and guidance, May 26, 2009. Sotomayor pick, to Nevada

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UPDATED DEPARTURE TIME: The President will now depart the White House at 2:35PM EDT. He will depart Andrews Air Force Base en route Las Vegas, Nevada at 2:50PM EDT.

UPDATED BRIEFING TIME: Press Secretary Robert Gibbs will now brief at 3:00PM EDT.

2:35PM THE PRESIDENT departs The White House

South Lawn

Open Press (Pre-set 2:05PM - Final Gather 2:20PM - North Doors of the Palm Room)

2:50PM THE PRESIDENT departs Andrews Air Force Base en route Las Vegas, Nevada

Out-of-Town Travel Pool (Call Time 1:50PM - Virginia Gate, Andrews Air Force Base)

Updated Briefing Schedule

3:00PM Briefing by Press Secretary Robert Gibbs

THE WHITE HOUSE

Office of the Press Secretary

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

May 26, 2009

DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR

TUESDAY, MAY 26, 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.

In the afternoon, the President will meet with senior advisors in the Oval Office. This meeting is closed press.

Later in the afternoon, the President will travel to Las Vegas, Nevada. The departure from the South Lawn and the arrival at McCarran International Airport are open press.

In the evening, the President will attend a fundraiser for Senator Harry Reid. The event is pooled press.

In-Town Travel Pool

Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg

Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP

TV Corr & Crew: ABC

Print: St. Petersburg Times

Radio: FOX

Magazine Photo: Newsweek

Out of Town Travel Pool

Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg

Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP

TV Corr & Crew: ABC

Print: AFP

Radio: NPR

EDT

9:00AM Pool Call Time

9:10AM THE PRESIDENT receives the Presidential Daily Briefing

Oval Office

Closed Press

11:40AM THE PRESIDENT receives the Economic Daily Briefing

Oval Office

Closed Press

1:00PM THE PRESIDENT meets with senior advisors

Oval Office

Closed Press

2:35PM THE PRESIDENT departs The White House en route Andrews Air Force Base

South Lawn

Open Press (Pre-set 2:05PM - Final Gather 2:20PM - North Doors of the Palm Room)

2:50PM THE PRESIDENT departs Andrews Air Force Base en route Las Vegas, Nevada

Out-of-Town Travel Pool (Call Time 1:50PM - Virginia Gate, Andrews Air Force Base)

PDT

4:20PM THE PRESIDENT arrives in Las Vegas, Nevada

McCarran International Airport

Open Press

7:55PM THE PRESIDENT attends fundraiser for Senator Harry Reid

Caesar's Palace

Pooled Press

Briefing Schedule

3:00PM Briefing by Press Secretary Robert Gibbs

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