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President Obama official schedule and guidance, May 2, 2011. Medal of Honor ceremony

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THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 1, 2011

DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR
MONDAY, MAY 2, 2011

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

In the afternoon, the President will award Private First Class Anthony T. Kaho'ohanohano, U.S. Army, and Private First Class Henry Svehla, U.S. Army, the Medal of Honor for conspicuous gallantry in the East Room. The First Lady will also attend. This ceremony is open press.

In the evening, the President and the First Lady will host a group of bipartisan leaders and ranking members and their spouses for a dinner in the East Room. The Vice President, Dr. Biden, members of the President's Cabinet and senior members of his White House staff will also attend. This dinner is closed press.


In-Town Travel Pool
Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: CBS
Print: Baltimore Sun
Radio: AP


EDT

9:30AM In-Town Travel Pool Call Time

10:15AM THE PRESIDENT and THE VICE PRESIDENT receive the Presidential Daily Briefing
Oval Office
Closed Press

10:45AM THE PRESIDENT meets with senior advisors
Oval Office
Closed Press

11:55AM THE PRESIDENT awards Private First Class Anthony T. Kaho'ohanohano, U.S. Army, and Private First Class Henry Svehla, U.S. Army, the Medal of Honor for conspicuous gallantry; THE FIRST LADY also attends
East Room
Open Press (Pre-set 11:10AM - Final Gather at 11:40AM - North Doors of the Palm Room)

8:15PM THE PRESIDENT and THE FIRST LADY host a group of bipartisan leaders and ranking members and their spouses for a dinner; THE VICE PRESIDENT and DR. BIDEN also attend
East Room
Closed Press


Briefing Schedule

1:00PM Briefing by Press Secretary Jay Carney


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