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President Obama official schedule and guidance, April 5, 2012. "To Kill a Mockingbird" screening, fund-raisers

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Office of the Press Secretary
April 4, 2012


In the morning, the President will receive the Presidential Daily Briefing. This meeting is closed press.

Later, the President and the Vice President meet for lunch. This lunch in the Private Dining Room is closed press.

In the afternoon, the President will sign the Jumpstart Our Business Startups (JOBS) Act, which includes key initiatives the President proposed last fall to help small businesses and startups grow and create jobs. This event in the Rose Garden is open press.

In the evening, the President will host a screening for the film, "To Kill a Mockingbird," in the family theater. This year marks the 50th anniversary of the American classic film, which will air on Saturday evening with an introductory message from the President. The screening in the family movie theater is closed press.

Later in the evening, the President will attend two campaign events in Washington, DC. The first event at the Jefferson Hotel is closed press and the second event at the Mandarin Oriental is print pool coverage for remarks.

In-Town Travel Pool
Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: ABC
Print: Newsweek
Radio: ABC


10:00AM Pool Call Time

12:00PM THE PRESIDENT receives the Presidential Daily Briefing
Oval Office
Closed Press

12:30PM THE PRESIDENT and THE VICE PRESDENT meet for lunch
Private Dining Room
Closed Press

2:10PM THE PRESIDENT signs the Jumpstart our Business Startups (JOBS) Act
Rose Garden
Open Press (Pre-Set 1:15PM - North Doors of the Palm Room; Final Gather 1:50PM - North Doors of the Palm Room)

5:00PM THE PRESIDENT hosts a screening of "To Kill a Mockingbird"
Family Movie Theater
Closed Press

5:35PM THE PRESIDENT attends a campaign event
The Jefferson Hotel, Washington, DC
Closed Press (In-Town Travel Pool Gather Time 5:00PM - North Doors of the Palm Room)

8:10PM THE PRESIDENT attends a campaign event
Mandarin Oriental Hotel, Washington, DC
Print Pool for Remarks

Briefing Schedule

11:30AM Press Briefing by Press Secretary Jay Carney


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