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President Obama official schedule and guidance, July 2, 2010. Byrd memorial service

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THE WHITE HOUSE

Office of the Press Secretary

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

July 1, 2010

DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR

FRIDAY, JULY 2, 2010

In the morning, the President will deliver a statement to the press about the monthly employment numbers and makes a Recovery Act announcement at Andrews Air Force Base. The President will be joined by Secretary of Commerce Locke and Secretary of Agriculture Vilsack. The President's remarks will be covered by the out-of-town travel pool.

The President and the Vice President will then travel to Charleston, West Virginia to participate in the memorial service for U.S. Senator Robert Byrd. The President and Vice President will deliver remarks at the service. The service is open to pre-credentialed media, however the deadline to request credentials has passed.

In the afternoon, the President will travel to Camp David. There will be out-of-town travel pool coverage of the President's arrival and departure at Andrews Air Force Base.

In-Town Travel Pool

Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg

Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP

TV Corr & Crew: CNN

Print: Salon

Radio: ABC

Out-of-Town Travel Pool

Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg

Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP

TV Corr & Crew: CNN

Print: CS Monitor

Radio: NPR

EDT

8:20AM In-Town Travel Pool Call Time

9:20AM THE PRESIDENT departs the White House en route Andrews Air Force Base

South Lawn

Open Press (Pre-set 8:50AM - Final Call 9:05AM - North Doors of the Palm Room)

9:35AM THE PRESIDENT makes a statement on the monthly employment numbers and makes a Recovery Act announcement

Andrews Air Force Base

Out-of-Town Travel Pool Coverage

9:50AM THE PRESIDENT departs Andrews Air Force Base en route Charleston, West Virginia

Andrews Air Force Base

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

10:55AM THE PRESIDENT arrives in Charleston, West Virginia

Yeager Airport

Out-of-Town Travel Pool Coverage

11:30AM THE PRESIDENT and THE VICE PRESIDENT deliver remarks at the memorial service for Senator Byrd

West Virginia State Capitol

Open to pre-credentialed media

1:55PM THE PRESIDENT departs Charleston, West Virginia en route Andrews Air Force Base

Yeager Airport

Open Press

3:00PM THE PRESIDENT arrives at Andrews Air Force Base

Out-of-Town Travel Pool Coverage

3:05PM THE PRESIDENT departs Andrews Air Force Base en route Camp David

Out-of-Town Travel Pool Coverage

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