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President Obama official schedule and guidance, Sept. 10, 2009. Abu Dhabi Prince, Health care again, Pittsburgh Penguins

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Office of the Press Secretary
September 9, 2009


In the morning, the President will receive the Economic Daily Briefing in the Oval Office. This briefing is closed press.

The President will the deliver remarks on health insurance reform in Room 450 of the Eisenhower Executive Office Building. This event is pooled for TV and correspondents and open to still photographers.

Later, the President will meet with members of the Cabinet in the Cabinet Room. There will be a pool spray at the bottom of the meeting.

The President and the Vice President will have lunch in the Private Dining Room. The lunch is closed press.

In the afternoon, the President will meet with the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi in the Oval Office. This meeting is closed press. Later, the President will meet separately with Secretary of State Clinton and Secretary of the Treasury Geithner in the Oval Office. These meetings are closed press.

In the evening, the President will welcome the Pittsburgh Penguins to honor them for their 2009 Stanley Cup championship victory. The event is open press.

Later, the President will chair a meeting with Homeland Security Council principals to continue preparations for the H1N1 flu pandemic. The meeting is closed press.

In-Town Travel Pool
Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: CNN
Print: Ebony
Radio: AURN
Travel Photo: TIME


8:30AM Pool Call Time

9:50AM THE PRESIDENT receives the Economic Daily Briefing
Oval Office
Closed Press

10:15AM THE PRESIDENT delivers remarks on health insurance reform
EEOB 450
Pooled for TV & correspondents, open to still photographers (Pre-set 8:30AM - Final Gather 9:45AM - Stakeout Location)

10:45AM THE PRESIDENT meets with his Cabinet
Cabinet Room
Pool spray at the bottom (Gather Time 11:45AM - Briefing Room)

12:30PM THE PRESIDENT meets with THE VICE PRESIDENT for lunch
Private Dining Room
Closed Press

1:45PM THE PRESIDENT meets with the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi
Oval Office
Closed Press

2:45PM THE PRESIDENT meets with Secretary of State Hillary Clinton
Oval Office
Closed Press

3:30PM THE PRESIDENT meets with Secretary of the Treasury Tim Geithner
Oval Office
Closed Press

6:00PM THE PRESIDENT welcomes the Pittsburgh Penguins to the White House
South Portico
Open Press (Pre-set 5:00PM - Final Gather 5:30PM - North Doors of the Palm Room)

7:30PM THE PRESIDENT chairs meeting with the Homeland Security Council on H1N1 preparations
Situation Room
Closed Press

Briefing Schedule

1:30PM Briefing by Press Secretary Robert Gibbs


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