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President Obama official schedule and guidance, Aug. 6, 7, 2011. Camp David

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THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 5, 2011

WEEKEND GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR
SATURDAY, AUGUST 6, 2011 AND SUNDAY, AUGUST 7, 2011

On Saturday, the President will remain at Camp David.

On Sunday, the President will return to the White House. The arrival on the South Lawn is open press.


Saturday's In-Town Travel Pool
Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: CNN
Print: Roll Call
Radio: Sirius

Sunday's In-Town Travel Pool
Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: FOX
Print: The Root
Radio: Talk Radio



Saturday, August 6, 2011

EDT

10:00AM Pool Call Time



Sunday, August 7, 2011

EDT

12:45PM Pool Call Time

1:45PM THE PRESIDENT arrives at the White House
South Lawn
Open Press (Gather Time 1:25PM - North Doors of the Palm Room)


Schedule for Week of August 8, 2011

On Monday, the President will attend meetings at the White House. In the evening, the President will attend two DNC events in Washington, DC.

On Tuesday, the President will visit Interstate Moving Services in Springfield, Virginia, to announce first of their kind fuel efficiency standards for work trucks, buses, and other heavy duty vehicles. The new standards will provide American businesses, who operate and own these commercial vehicles, tens of billions of dollars in fuel savings, and will dramatically reduce oil consumption and cut pollution.

On Wednesday, the President will attend meetings at the White House. In the evening, the President will host an Iftar dinner celebrating Ramadan at the White House.

On Thursday, the President will travel to Holland, Michigan to tour the Johnson Controls Inc. advanced battery facility. While at Johnson Controls, the President will highlight the key role innovative technologies will play in helping automakers achieve the historic fuel economy standards, establishing U.S. leadership in advanced vehicle manufacturing, spurring economic growth, and creating high-quality domestic jobs in cutting edge industries across America. Later, the President will travel to New York City to attend two DNC events. The President will return to Washington, DC that night.

On Friday, the President will welcome the Super Bowl XLV Champion Green Bay Packers to the White House to honor the team and their Super Bowl victory.

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