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Obama April 16, 2012 week ahead: NASCAR, Crimson Tide, Wounded Warriors, Cleveland

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Schedule for the Week of April 16:

On Monday, the President will attend meetings at the White House.

On Tuesday, the President will welcome Tony Stewart and the 2011 Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series drivers to the White House to honor Tony Stewart's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Championship. The President will also recognize the efforts by Tony Stewart and NASCAR to give back to their community as part of their visit, continuing the tradition begun by President Obama of honoring athletes and sports teams for their efforts on and off the field.

On Wednesday, the President will travel to the Cleveland, Ohio, area to deliver remarks at an event on the economy. Later, he will travel to Michigan to attend campaign events. The President will return to Washington, DC in the evening.

On Thursday, the President will welcome the BCS National Champion Alabama Crimson Tide to the White House to honor their 14th championship and their exceptional 2011-2012 season. The President will also continue his tradition of honoring sports teams for their efforts both on and off the field by recognizing the efforts by the Crimson Tide to give back to their community.

On Friday, the President will welcome the Wounded Warrior Project's Soldier Ride to the White House.

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