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President Obama official schedule and guidance, Aug. 8, 9 2009.

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THE WHITE HOUSE

Office of the Press Secretary

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

August 7, 2009

WEEKEND GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR

SATURDAY, AUGUST 8 AND SUNDAY, AUGUST 9, 2009

The President has no scheduled public events on Saturday.

On Sunday, the President will travel to Guadalajara, Mexico. The departure from the South Lawn is open press. He will arrive at Don Miguel Hidalgo Y Costilla International Airport in the evening. The arrival is open press.

After arriving, the President will attend a bilateral meeting with President Calderon of Mexico at the Cabanas Cultural Center. There will be a pool spray at the top of the meeting. President Obama will then attend a working dinner with President Calderon and Prime Minister Harper of Canada at the Cabanas Cultural Center. There will be a pool spray at the top of the dinner. The three leaders will then attend a cultural event at the Cabanas Cultural Center. The event will have travel pool coverage.

Saturday's In-Town Travel Pool

Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg

Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP

TV Corr & Crew: NBC

Print: CQ

Radio: NPR

Magazine Photo: New York Times

Sunday's In-Town Travel Pool

Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg

Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP

TV Corr & Crew: ABC

Print: Dallas Morning News

Radio: SRN

Magazine Photo: TIME

Sunday's Out-of-Town Travel Pool

Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg

Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP

TV Corr & Crew: ABC

Print: AFP

Radio: CBS

Magazine Print: TIME

Saturday, August 8, 2009

EDT

11:00AM Pool Call Time

Sunday, August 9, 2009

EDT

11:00AM Pool Call Time

1:55PM THE PRESIDENT departs The White House en route Andrews Air Force Base

South Lawn

Open Press (Pre-set 1:25PM - Final Gather 1:40PM - North Doors of the Palm Room)

2:10PM THE PRESIDENT departs Andrews Air Force Base en route Guadalajara, Mexico

Travel Pool Coverage (Call Time 12:55PM - Virginia Gate, Andrews Air Force Base)

CDT

5:20PM THE PRESIDENT arrives in Guadalajara, Mexico

Don Miguel Hidalgo Y Costilla International Airport

Open Press


6:00PM THE PRESIDENT attends bilateral meeting with President Calderon of Mexico

Cabanas Cultural Center

Pool spray at the top

7:00PM THE PRESIDENT attends working dinner with President Calderon and Prime Minister Harper of Canada

Cabanas Cultural Center

Pool spray at the top

8:15PM THE PRESIDENT, President Calderon, and Prime Minister Harper attend a cultural event

Cabanas Cultural Center

Travel Pool Coverage

Schedule for Week of August 10, 2009

The President will attend a trilateral meeting President Calderon and Prime Minister Harper in Guadalajara on Monday. He will return to Washington in the evening.

On Tuesday, the President will travel to Portsmouth, New Hampshire to hold a town hall meeting on health insurance reform.

On Wednesday morning, the President will host a reception for Justice Sonia Sotomayor at the White House. In the afternoon, the President will host the Medal of Freedom ceremony at the White House.

On Thursday, the President will attend meetings at the White House.

On Friday, August 14th, the First Family will visit the Bozeman area of Montana. On August 15th, they will travel to Yellowstone, Wyoming and Grand Junction, Colorado. They will then travel to the Grand Canyon and Phoenix, Arizona on August 16th. They will return to Washington, DC on Monday, August 17th.

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