UPDATED: WEEK AHEAD GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR
MONDAY, AUGUST 31 THROUGH SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 6, 2009
On Tuesday afternoon, senior government officials will brief the President on preparedness and response efforts surrounding the 2009 H1N1 flu virus in the Oval Office. Participants will include White House Homeland Security Advisor John Brennan, Secretaries Sebelius, Napolitano, Duncan and Locke, and CDC Director Tom Frieden. There will be a pool spray at the bottom of the meeting.
In the evening, the President will host a dinner celebrating Ramadan and highlight the contributions of American Muslims in the State Dining Room. The President's remarks will be pooled press.
Tuesday's In-Town Travel Pool
Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: FOX
Print: Washington Examiner
Travel Photo: New York Times
Tuesday, September 1st
10:00AM Pool Call Time
1:15PM THE PRESIDENT receives briefing on preparedness and response efforts surrounding the 2009 H1N1 flu virus
Pool spray at the bottom (Gather Time 1:45PM - Briefing Room)
8:00PM THE PRESIDENT hosts dinner celebrating Ramadan
State Dining Room
Pooled press for remarks (Pre-set 6:00PM - Final Gather 7:45PM - North Doors of the Palm Room)
Tuesday's Briefing Schedule
There is no press briefing scheduled on Tuesday, September 1st.