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President Obama official schedule and guidance, Sept. 13, 2010. Meet with war cabinet

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THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 12, 2010

DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR
MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 2010

In the morning, the President will receive the Presidential Daily Briefing in the Oval Office. This meeting is closed press. Later in the morning, the President will deliver remarks at the Historically Black Colleges and Universities Reception in the Grand Foyer. The President's remarks are pooled press.

Later, the President will meet with his national security team for his regular monthly meeting on Afghanistan and Pakistan in the Situation Room. This meeting is closed press. Expected attendees include:
The Vice President (via videoconference)
Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State (via videoconference)
Robert Gates, Secretary of Defense
Rahm Emanuel, White House Chief of Staff
General James Jones, National Security Advisor
Tom Donilon, Assistant to the President and Deputy National Security Advisor
John Brennan, Assistant to the President for Homeland Security and Counterterrorism
Ambassador Susan Rice, United States Ambassador to the United Nations
James Clapper, Director of National Intelligence
Leon Panetta, Director of the Central Intelligence Agency
Rajiv Shah, Administrator of the United States Agency for International Development
Jack Lew, Deputy Secretary of State
Neal Wolin, Deputy Secretary of Treasury
Michele Flournoy, Under Secretary of Defense for Policy
Admiral Michael Mullen, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff
General James Cartwright, Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff
Richard Holbrooke, Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan
Tony Blinken, National Security Advisor to the Vice President
Doug Lute, Special Assistant to the President and Coordinator for Afghanistan and Pakistan
John Tien, Senior Director for Afghanistan and Pakistan
General James Mattis, Commander, CENTCOM (via videoconference)
General David Petraeus, Commander, International Security Assistance Force and Commander, United States Forces Afghanistan (via videoconference)
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 meet with a family at their home in Fairfax, Virginia. There is travel pool coverage of the meeting. Following the meeting, the President will hold a discussion on the economy with families from the area. This discussion pooled for TV and still photographers and open to credentialed correspondents.

Later in the afternoon, the President will meet with senior advisors in the Oval Office. Later, the President will meet with Secretary of Defense Gates in the Oval Office. These meetings are closed press.

In the evening, the President will continue a tradition started by President George W. Bush by honoring championship teams and student athletes from across the NCAA with a reception at the White House. The President will welcome student athletes from dozens of schools and various sports to congratulate them on their accomplishments in the classroom as well as on and off the playing field. In association with this event, various championship teams and players will be recognized for their efforts to give back to their communities, continuing an effort begun by President Obama of sports champions being commended for service as part of a White House visit. This event is open press.


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


EDT

9:00AM Pool Call Time

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

10:30AM THE PRESIDENT delivers remarks at the Historically Black Colleges and Universities Reception
Grand Foyer
Pooled Press (Pre-set 9:30AM - Final Gather 10:00AM - North Doors of the Palm Room)

11:00AM THE PRESIDENT meets with his national security team for his regular monthly meeting on Afghanistan and Pakistan
Situation Room
Closed Press

1:45PM THE PRESIDENT meets with Fairfax family
Private Residence, Fairfax, Virginia
Travel Pool Coverage (Travel Pool Gather Time 12:55PM - North Doors of the Palm Room)

2:00PM THE PRESIDENT holds a discussion on the economy
Private Residence, Fairfax, Virginia
Pooled TV & still photographers, Open to correspondents

3:30PM THE PRESIDENT meets with senior advisors
Oval Office
Closed Press

4:30PM THE PRESIDENT meets with Secretary of Defense Gates
Oval Office
Closed Press

5:45PM THE PRESIDENT delivers remarks to NCAA Champion Student Athletes
South Lawn
Open Press (Pre-Set 3:00PM - Final Gather 5:25PM - North Doors of the Palm Room)


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