THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 4, 2012
DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR
THURSDAY, JANUARY 5, 2012
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 deliver remarks at the Pentagon on the Defense Strategic Review, which will guide our budget priorities and decisions going forward. He will be joined by Secretary of Defense Panetta and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Dempsey. The President's remarks come after a comprehensive review of our defense strategy by the President, America's civilian and uniformed military leadership, and the Administration's national security team. The President's remarks are open press.
In the afternoon, the President and the Vice President will meet with Secretary 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: NBC
Print: Washington Times
9:30AM Pool Call Time
10:00AM THE PRESIDENT receives the Presidential Daily Briefing
10:50AM THE PRESIDENT delivers remarks on the Defense Strategic Review
3:30PM THE PRESIDENT and VICE PRESIDENT meet with Secretary Geithner
TBD Press Briefing by Press Secretary Jay Carney