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President Obama official schedule and guidance, June 14, 2010. To Mississippi, Alabama, Florida on BP oil spill

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THE WHITE HOUSE

Office of the Press Secretary

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

June 13, 2010

DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR

MONDAY, JUNE 14, 2010

In the morning, the President will travel to the Gulf Coast to assess the ongoing efforts to counter the BP oil spill. The departure from the South Lawn and the arrival at Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport are open press.

Later in the morning, the President will receive a briefing with Admiral Allen and local officials on efforts to fight the BP oil spill at the Coast Guard Station Gulfport in Gulfport, Mississippi. The President will then host a roundtable and meet with local residents in Gulfport, Mississippi. There will be travel pool coverage of these meetings.

In the afternoon, the President will travel to Theodore, Alabama. Upon arrival in Theodore, the President will tour the Theodore Staging Facility. Following the tour, the President will deliver remarks to the press. The President's remarks are open press.

Later in the afternoon, the President will travel by ferry from Dauphin Island, Alabama to Fort Morgan, Alabama. There will be travel pool coverage of the ferry ride.

In the evening, the President will travel to Pensacola, Florida and spend the night.

Also tomorrow, Solicitor General Elena Kagan will travel to Capitol Hill to meet with Senator Kyl.

In-Town Travel Pool

Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg

Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP

TV Corr & Crew: NBC

Print: Essence

Radio: ABC

Out-of-Town Travel Pool

Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg

Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP

TV Corr & Crew: NBC

Print: New York Times

Radio: NPR

EDT

8:00AM In-Town Travel Pool Call Time

9:05AM THE PRESIDENT departs the White House en route Andrews Air Force Base

South Lawn

Open Press (Pre-set 8:30AM - Final Call 8:45AM - North Doors of the Palm Room)

9:20AM THE PRESIDENT departs Andrews Air Force Base en route Biloxi, Mississippi

Andrews Air Force Base

Out-of-Town Travel Pool (Call Time 8:00AM - Virginia Gate, Andrews Air Force Base)

CDT

10:35AM THE PRESIDENT arrives in Biloxi, Mississippi

Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport

Open Press

11:00AM THE PRESIDENT receives a briefing with Admiral Allen and local officials on efforts to fight the BP oil spill

Coast Guard Station Gulfport

Travel Pool Coverage

12:25PM THE PRESIDENT hosts a roundtable and meets with local residents

Gulfport, Mississippi

Travel Pool Coverage

1:50PM THE PRESIDENT departs Biloxi, Mississippi en route Theodore, Alabama

Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport

Travel Pool Coverage

1:50PM THE PRESIDENT arrives Theodore, Alabama

Travel Pool Coverage

2:45PM THE PRESIDENT tours the Theodore Staging Facility

Theodore, Alabama

Travel Pool Coverage

3:40PM THE PRESIDENT delivers a statement to the press

Theodore Staging Facility, Theodore, Alabama

Open Press

4:35PM THE PRESIDENT travels from Dauphin Island, Alabama to Fort Morgan, Alabama

Dauphin Island Ferry Loading Zone, Dauphin Island, Alabama

Travel Pool Coverage

5:05PM THE PRESIDENT arrives in Fort Morgan, Alabama

Fort Morgan, Alabama

Travel Pool Coverage

7:25PM THE PRESIDENT arrives in Pensacola, Florida

Travel Pool Coverage

Briefing Schedule

Deputy Press Secretary Bill Burton will gaggle aboard Air Force One

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