Chicago Sun-Times
The scoop from Washington

President Obama official schedule and guidance, Aug. 2, 2010. Atlanta for Iraq speech, fund-raising

| No Comments

THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary
_______________________________________________________________________________________
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 1, 2010

DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR
MONDAY, AUGUST 2, 2010

In the morning, the President will travel to Atlanta, Georgia. The departure from the South Lawn and arrival at Dobbins Air Reserve Base are open press. Later in the morning, the President will speak at the national convention of Disabled American Veterans in Atlanta, Georgia. He will address our ongoing drawdown in Iraq as we near the goal of ending our combat mission at the end of August, as well as our support for our troops in Iraq and Afghanistan. And he will discuss the Administration's commitment to serve our veterans as well as they have served us. The President's remarks are open press.

In the afternoon, the President will deliver remarks at a DNC finance event. There will be travel pool coverage of the President's remarks.

The President will return to Washington, DC later in the afternoon. The departure from Dobbins Air Reserve Base and the arrival on the South Lawn are open press. The President will then meet with senior advisors in the Oval Office. This meeting is closed press.

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

Out-of-Town Travel Pool
Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: FOX
Print: NY Times
Radio: CBS

EDT


8:00AM In-Town Travel Pool Call Time

9:00AM 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)

9:15AM THE PRESIDENT departs Andrews Air Force Base en route Atlanta, Georgia

Andrews Air Force Base

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

10:45AM THE PRESIDENT arrives in Atlanta, Georgia

Dobbins Air Reserve Base

Open Press

11:30AM THE PRESIDENT delivers remarks at the Disabled Veterans of America Conference

Hyatt Regency Hotel

Open Press

1:25PM THE PRESIDENT delivers remarks at a DNC finance event

Hyatt Regency Hotel

Travel Pool Coverage

2:30PM THE PRESIDENT departs Atlanta, Georgia en route Andrews Air Force Base

Dobbins Air Reserve Base

Open Press

3:55PM THE PRESIDENT arrives at Andrews Air Force Base

Out-of-Town Travel Pool

4:10PM THE PRESIDENT arrives at the White House

South Lawn

Open Press (Pre-set 3:40PM - Final Gather 3:55PM - North Doors of the Palm Room)


4:15PM THE PRESIDENT meets with senior advisors

Oval Office

Closed Press

Briefing Schedule

Deputy Press Secretary Bill Burton will gaggle aboard Air Force One


###

-----

Leave a comment

Get the Sweet widget

More widgets

Video

Lynn Sweet

Lynn Sweet is a columnist and the Washington Bureau Chief for the Chicago Sun-Times.

Stay in touch

About this Entry

This page contains a single entry by Lynn Sweet published on August 2, 2010 5:39 AM.

Chelsea Clinton wedding story and photo gallery was the previous entry in this blog.

Obama Aug. 2 week ahead is the next entry in this blog.

Find recent content on the main index or look in the archives to find all content.