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President Obama official schedule and guidance, March 9, 2010. Energy, Greece

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Office of the Press Secretary



March 8, 2010



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

In the afternoon, the President will have lunch with business leaders in the Private Dining Room. This lunch is closed press.

Later, the President will meet with Prime Minister Papandreou of Greece in the Oval Office. This meeting is closed press. They are expected to discuss their shared commitment to financial reform and economic recovery, and their continued work together in Afghanistan through NATO and on non-proliferation.

The President will then greet members of the President's Council on Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships in the Roosevelt Room, and thank them for their work. This meeting is closed press.

The President will later meet with a bipartisan group of Senators to discuss energy in the Cabinet Room. This meeting is closed press. Expected attendees include:

Secretary of Energy Steven Chu

Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar

Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack

EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson

Senator Max Baucus (D-MT)

Senator Jeff Bingaman (D-NM)

Senator Barbara Boxer (D-CA)

Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH)

Senator Maria Cantwell (D-WA)

Senator Susan Collins (R-ME)

Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC)

Senator Judd Gregg (R-NH)

Senator John Kerry (D-MA)

Senator George LeMieux (R-FL)

Senator Joe Lieberman (I-CT)

Senator Richard Lugar (R-IN)

Senator Lisa Murkowski (R-AK)

Senator Jay Rockefeller (D-WV)

In the evening, the President and Prime Minister Papandreou will attend an East Room reception honoring Greek Independence Day. The First Lady will also attend. The President, Prime Minister Papandreou, and His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios of America will deliver remarks. This event is open press.

In-Town Travel Pool

Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg

Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP

TV Corr & Crew: CNN

Print: Politico

Radio: AURN


9:30AM Pool Call Time

9:30AM THE PRESIDENT receives the Presidential Daily Briefing

Oval Office

Closed Press

10:00AM THE PRESIDENT receives the Economic Daily Briefing

Oval Office

Closed Press

10:30AM THE PRESIDENT meets with senior advisors

Oval Office

Closed Press

12:15PM THE PRESIDENT has lunch with business leaders

Private Dining Room

Closed Press

2:00PM THE PRESIDENT meets with Prime Minister Papandreou of Greece

Oval Office

Closed Press

3:10PM THE PRESIDENT greets and thanks members of the President's Advisory Council on Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships

Roosevelt Room

Closed Press

4:30PM THE PRESIDENT meets with a bipartisan group of Senators to discuss energy

Cabinet Room

Closed Press

5:30PM THE PRESIDENT delivers remarks at reception honoring Greek Independence Day

East Room

Open Press (Pre-set 4:30PM - Final Gather 5:00PM - North Doors of the Palm Room)

Briefing Schedule

1:30PM Briefing by Press Secretary Robert Gibbs


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