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President Obama official schedule and guidance, Aug. 11, 2010. Meets with war cabinet

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Office of the Press Secretary
August 10, 2010

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

Later in the morning, the President will meet with his national security team on Iraq in the Situation Room. This meeting is closed press. Expected attendees include:
The Vice President
Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State
Robert Gates, Secretary of Defense
Rahm Emanuel, Chief of Staff
General James Jones, National Security Advisor
Tom Donilon, Deputy National Security Advisor
James Clapper, Director of National Intelligence
Leon Panetta, Director, Central Intelligence Agency
Jack Lew, Deputy Secretary of State
General James Cartwright, Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff
Lt Gen John Allen (via videoconference), Acting Commander of Central Command
Jeff Feltman, Assistant Secretary of State for Near East Asian Affairs
Ambassador Chris Hill (via videoconference), Ambassador to Iraq
Michele Flournoy, Under Secretary of Defense for Policy
General Ray Odierno (via videoconference), Commander USF-I
Gary Grindler, Acting Deputy Attorney General
Rob Nabors, Acting Deputy Director, Office of Management and Budget
Erica Barks-Ruggles, Deputy to the U.S. Representative to the United Nations

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

Later, the President will deliver remarks and sign the Manufacturing Enhancement Act of 2010, a bill that will help create jobs and invest in the manufacturing sector, one of the key drivers of our economic recovery. This event in the East Room is open press.

Later in the afternoon, the President will meet separately with Secretary of the Navy Mabus and Secretary of State Clinton in the Oval Office. These meetings are closed press.

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


9:30AM Pool Call Time

9:30AM THE PRESIDENT receives the Presidential Daily Briefing
Oval Office
Closed Press

10:30AM THE PRESIDENT meets with senior advisors
Oval Office
Closed Press

11:00AM THE PRESIDENT meets with his national security team on Iraq
Situation Room
Closed Press

Private Dining Room
Closed Press

2:50PM THE PRESIDENT delivers remarks and signs the Manufacturing Enhancement Act
East Room
Open Press (Pre-set 1:50PM - Final Gather 2:20PM - North Doors of the Palm Room)

3:45PM THE PRESIDENT meets with Secretary of the Navy Mabus
Oval Office
Closed Press

5:00PM THE PRESIDENT meets with Secretary of State Clinton
Oval Office
Closed Press

Briefing Schedule

1:30PM Briefing by Press Secretary Robert Gibbs



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