THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 8, 2011
DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR
TUESDAY, AUGUST 9, 2011
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 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 save American businesses, who operate and own these commercial vehicles, tens of billions of dollars in fuel costs, and will dramatically reduce oil consumption and cut pollution. The President's remarks at Interstate Moving Services will be open to pre-credentialed media.
In the afternoon, the President will meet with Secretary of the Treasury Geithner in the Oval Office. This meeting is closed press.
In-Town Travel Pool
Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: ABC
Print: Scripps Howard
9:00AM Pool Call Time
10:00AM THE PRESIDENT receives the Presidential Daily Briefing
11:05AM THE PRESIDENT delivers remarks on fuel efficiency standards for work trucks, buses, and other heavy duty vehicles
Interstate Moving Services, Springfield, Virginia
Open Press (In-Town Travel Pool Gather Time 10:10AM - North Doors of the Palm Room)
2:50PM THE PRESIDENT meets with Secretary of the Treasury Geithner
12:30PM Press Briefing by Press Secretary Jay Carney