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President Obama official schedule and guidance, Jan. 5, 2010. Meeting on Flight 253 terrorist attack

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THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary
_______________________________________________________________________________________
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 4, 2010

DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR
TUESDAY, JANUARY 5, 2010

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

In the afternoon, the President and the Vice President will meet with relevant agency heads to discuss ongoing reviews of the Christmas Day incident as well as security enhancements and intelligence-sharing improvements in our homeland security and counterterrorism operations in the Situation Room. This meeting is closed press. Expected attendees include:
State of State Hillary Clinton
Secretary of Defense Robert Gates
Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano
Attorney General Eric Holder
Secretary of Energy Steven Chu
Dennis Blair, Director of National Intelligence
Leon Panetta, Director of the CIA
Robert Mueller, Director of the FBI
LTG Keith Alexander, Director of the National Security Agency
Michael Leiter, Director of the National Counterterrorism Center
General James Jones, National Security Advisor
Tom Donilon, Deputy National Security Advisor
John Brennan, Assistant to the President for Counterterrorism and Homeland Security
Tony Blinken, National Security Advisor to the Vice President
Denis McDonough, NSS Chief of Staff
Ben Rhodes, Deputy National Security Advisor for Strategic Communications
Nick Rasmussen, Senior Director for Counterterrorism, NSS
Heidi Avery, Deputy Assistant to the President for Homeland Security, NSS
Bob Bauer, White House Counsel
Mary DeRosa, Deputy Counsel to the President for National Security Affairs

Following the meeting, the President will deliver brief remarks in the Grand Foyer. This event is pooled for TV and open to correspondents.

Later, the President and the Vice President will meet with Secretary of Defense Gates in the Oval Office. This meeting is closed press.

In the evening, the President and the Vice President will meet with House and Senate Democratic leadership in the Oval Office. Speaker Pelosi and Representative Hoyer will attend the meeting in person and Senator Reid and Senator Durbin will participate via conference call. This meeting is closed press.


In-Town Travel Pool
Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: NBC
Print: USA Today
Radio: AURN
Travel Photo: New York Times


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9:30AM Pool Call Time

10:00AM THE PRESIDENT and THE VICE PRESIDENT receive the Presidential Daily Briefing
Oval Office
Closed Press

10:30AM THE PRESIDENT and THE VICE PRESIDENT receive the Economic Daily Briefing
Roosevelt Room
Closed Press

11:30AM THE PRESIDENT meets with senior advisors
Oval Office
Closed Press

2:30PM THE PRESIDENT and THE VICE PRESIDENT meet with relevant agency heads to discuss ongoing reviews of the Christmas Day incident
Situation Room
Closed Press

4:00PM THE PRESIDENT delivers brief remarks
Grand Foyer
Pooled TV, Open to correspondents (Pre-set 3:00PM - Final Gather 3:30PM - North Doors of the Palm Room)

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

5:45PM THE PRESIDENT and THE VICE PRESIDENT meet with the House and Senate Democratic leadership
Oval Office
Closed Press


Briefing Schedule

1:00PM Briefing by Press Secretary Robert Gibbs



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