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President Obama official schedule and guidance, Oct. 19, 2011. With Michelle in Va.

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THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
October 18, 2011

DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2011

On the third day of his American Jobs Act bus tour, the President will be in Virginia where he will discuss jobs and the economy.

In the morning, the President and the First Lady will hold an event at Joint Base Langley-Eustis in Hampton, Virginia where they will deliver remarks on the importance of hiring American veterans. This event is open to pre-credentialed media.

In the afternoon, the President will deliver remarks at Fire Station 9 in North Chesterfield, Virginia where he will call on Congress to pass the American Jobs Act piece-by-piece, beginning with the proposal to provide funding to prevent teacher layoffs and hire police officers and firefighters. The President's remarks are open to pre-credentialed media.

Later, the President will return to Washington, DC. The departure from Richmond, Virginia and the arrival on the South Lawn are open press.


In-Town Travel Pool
Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: CBS
Print: St. Petersburg Times
Radio: AP

Out -of-Town Travel Pool
Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: CBS
Print: Politico
Radio: ABC


EDT

10:30AM THE PRESIDENT and THE FIRST LADY deliver remarks at Joint Base Langley-Eustis
Hampton, Virginia
Open to Pre-Credentialed Members of the Media

2:40PM THE PRESIDENT delivers remarks at Fire Station 9
North Chesterfield, Virginia
Open to Pre-Credentialed Members of the Media

3:45PM THE PRESIDENT departs Richmond, Virginia en route Joint Base Andrews
Richmond International Airport
Open Press

4:25PM THE PRESIDENT arrives Joint Base Andrews
Out-of-Town Travel Pool Coverage

4:40PM THE PRESIDENT arrives the White House
South Lawn
Open Press (Final Gather 4:10PM - North Doors of the Palm Room)

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