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President Obama official schedule and guidance, Nov. 11, 2011. Veterans, San Diego, Hawaii

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THE WHITE HOUSE

Office of the Press Secretary

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

November 10, 2011

DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 11, 2011

In the morning, the President and the First Lady will host a breakfast with veterans at the White House. This breakfast is closed press.

After, the President will visit Arlington National Cemetery to participate in a wreath-laying ceremony and deliver remarks; the First Lady will also attend. The ceremony and the President's remarks are open to pre-credentialed media.

In the afternoon, the President and the First Lady will travel to San Diego, California. The President and the First Lady's departure from the South Lawn and arrival in San Diego are open press.

While in San Diego, the President will deliver remarks on the deck of the USS Carl Vinson. The President's remarks are pooled for cameras and open to pre-credentialed correspondents. The President and the First Lady will then attend the Carrier Classic aboard the USS Carl Vinson. The Carrier Classic will be open to pool stills and pre-credentialed correspondents; there will be ESPN coverage of the game. The deadline to request credentials has passed.

The President will be interviewed courtside by Jim Gray of Westwood One and Andy Katz of ESPN during the game. Note that the times listed below are approximate and are subject to the timing of the game. The interview with Jim Gray will air live on Armed Forces radio network and Westwood One stations. The interview with Andy Katz will air live during ESPN's coverage of the game.

Later, the President and the First Lady will travel to Honolulu, Hawaii. The departure from San Diego and the arrival in Honolulu are open press.

In-Town Travel Pool

Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg

Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP

TV Corr & Crew: NBC

Print: McClatchy

Radio: FOX

Out-of-Town Travel Pool

Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg

Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP

TV Corr & Crew: NBC

Print: Los Angeles Times

EST

9:00AM In-Town Pool Call Time

9:30AM THE PRESIDENT and the FIRST LADY host a breakfast with veterans

East Room

Closed Press

11:00AM THE PRESIDENT participates in a wreath-laying ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery; THE FIRST LADY also attends

Arlington National Cemetery

Open to Pre-Credentialed Press (In-Town Pool Gather Time 10:15AM - North Doors of the Palm Room)

11:15AM THE PRESIDENT delivers remarks at Arlington National Cemetery; THE FIRST LADY also attends

Arlington National Cemetery

Open to Pre-Credentialed Press

1:05PM THE PRESIDENT departs the White House en route Joint Base Andrews

South Lawn

Open Press (Final Gather Time 12:35PM - North Doors of the Palm Room)

1:20PM THE PRESIDENT departs Joint Base Andrews en route San Diego, CA

Out-of-Town Pool Coverage (Travel Pool Gather Time 12:00PM - Virginia Gate, Joint Base Andrews)

PST

3:25PM THE PRESIDENT arrives San Diego, CA

Naval Base Coronado

Open Press

4:05PM THE PRESIDENT delivers remarks at the Carrier Classic on the deck of the USS Carl Vinson

USS Carl Vinson

Pooled for Cameras; Open to Pre-Credentialed Correspondents

4:15PM THE PRESIDENT attends the Carrier Classic on the deck of the USS Carl Vinson

USS Carl Vinson

ESPN Coverage; Open to Pool Stills and Pre-Credentialed Correspondents

5:30PM THE PRESIDENT is interviewed by Jim Gray of Westwood One

USS Carl Vinson

Closed Press

6:00PM THE PRESIDENT is interviewed by Andy Katz of ESPN

USS Carl Vinson

Closed Press

6:50PM THE PRESIDENT departs San Diego, CA en route Honolulu, HI

Naval Base Coronado

Open Press

HAST

10:30PM THE PRESIDENT arrives Honolulu, HI

Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam

Open Press

Briefing Schedule

Press Secretary Jay Carney will gaggle on Air Force One

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