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Office of the Press Secretary
June 22, 2010

In the morning, the President will meet with his national security team on Afghanistan and Pakistan in the Situation Room. This meeting is closed press. Expected attendees include:
Vice President Joe Biden
Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State
Timothy Geithner, Secretary of the Treasury
Robert Gates, Secretary of Defense
Rahm Emanuel, Chief of Staff
General James Jones, National Security Advisor
Tom Donilon, Deputy National Security Advisor
John Brennan, Homeland Security and Counterterrorism Advisor
Ambassador Susan Rice, U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations
David Gompert, Acting Director of National Intelligence
Leon Panetta, Director of the Central Intelligence Agency
Rajiv Shah, Administrator, USAID
James Steinberg, Deputy Secretary of State
Admiral Michael Mullen, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff
General James Cartwright, Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff
Ambassador Richard Holbrooke, Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan
Doug Lute, Coordinator for Afghanistan and Pakistan
John Tien, Senior Director for Afghanistan and Pakistan
General David Petraeus, U.S. Central Command
General Stanley McChrystal, Commander, International Security Assistance Force and Commander, U.S. Forces Afghanistan
Ambassador Karl Eikenberry, U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan (via videoconference)
Ambassador Anne Patterson, U.S. Ambassador to Pakistan (via videoconference)

In the afternoon, the President will have lunch with Senators in the Old Family Dining Room. This lunch is closed press.

Later, the President and the First Lady will attend an event on the President's Council on Physical Fitness and Nutrition at Columbia Heights Educational Campus. The event is pooled press.

Later in the afternoon, the President and the Vice President will meet with Secretary of State Clinton in the Oval Office. The President will then meet with senior advisors in the Oval Office. These meetings are closed press.

NOTE: The President's meeting with a bipartisan group of senators to discuss the process for passing comprehensive energy and climate legislation this year has been postponed. More details will be released in the coming days.

In-Town Travel Pool
Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: FOX
Print: National Journal
Radio: ABC


9:00AM In-Town Travel Pool Call Time

11:35AM THE PRESIDENT meets with his national security team on Afghanistan and Pakistan
Situation Room
Closed Press

1:10PM THE PRESIDENT has lunch with senators
Old Family Dining Room
Closed Press

2:50PM THE PRESIDENT and THE FIRST LADY attend the President's Council on Physical Fitness and Nutrition Event
Columbia Heights Educational Campus
In-Town Travel Pool Coverage (Gather Time 1:55PM - North Doors of the Palm Room)

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

5:00PM THE PRESIDENT meets with senior advisors
Oval Office
Closed Press


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