THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
October 4, 2010
DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 5, 2010
In the morning, the President will receive the Presidential Daily Briefing and the Economic Daily Briefing in the Oval Office. The President will then meet with senior advisors in the Oval Office. These meetings are closed press.
Later in the morning, the President will sign S.1055, a bill to grant the Congressional Gold Medal, collectively, to the 100th Infantry Battalion and 442nd Regimental Combat Team in recognition of their dedicated service during World War II. The signing in the Oval Office is closed press.
In the afternoon, the President will join Dr. Jill Biden at the first-ever White House Summit on Community Colleges. This event will highlight the critical role that community colleges play in developing America's workforce and reaching our educational goals. The President will join Dr. Biden at the opening plenary session. The President's remarks are pooled for TV and open to credentialed correspondents and still photographers.
Later in the afternoon, the President and the First Lady will host the Diplomatic Corps Reception for the foreign diplomatic corps in the East Room. The President's remarks are pooled press.
In the evening, the President will address the 2010 Fortune Most Powerful Women Summit at the Mellon Auditorium in Washington, DC to talk about the impact of women in business on the economy and the steps we can take together to ensure that America remains competitive over the long term. This event will be pooled for TV and still photographers and open to credentialed correspondents.
In-Town Travel Pool
Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: CNN
Print: Hearst Newspapers
9:30AM Pool Call Time
9:45AM THE PRESIDENT receives the Presidential Daily Briefing
10:15AM THE PRESIDENT receives the Economic Daily Briefing
10:45AM THE PRESIDENT meets with senior advisors
11:30AM THE PRESIDENT signs the Gold Medal Bill
12:15PM THE PRESIDENT delivers remarks at the Community College Summit with Dr. Biden
Pooled TV, Open to correspondents & still photographers (Pre-set 11:15AM - Final Gather 11:45AM - North Doors of the Palm Room)
4:30PM THE PRESIDENT and THE FIRST LADY host the Diplomatic Corps Reception
Pooled Press (Final Gather 4:00PM - North Doors of the Palm Room)
7:50PM THE PRESIDENT delivers remarks to the 2010 Fortune Most Powerful Women Summit
Carnegie Mellon Auditorium
Pooled TV & still photographers, Open to correspondents (Travel Pool Gather Time 7:10PM - North Doors of the Palm Room)
1:30PM Briefing by Press Secretary Robert Gibbs