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President Obama official schedule and guidance, May 4, 2012. Student loans in northern Virginia

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THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 3, 2012

DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR
FRIDAY, MAY 4, 2012

In the morning, the President and the Vice President will receive the Presidential Daily Briefing in the Oval Office. This meeting is closed press.

Later in the morning, the President will travel to Washington-Lee High School in Arlington, Virginia, to speak with juniors and graduating seniors and their parents about the need to prevent interest rates on federal subsidized student loans from doubling on July 1. While at the school, the President will hold a roundtable discussion with a group of seniors and their parents before delivering remarks to members of the junior and senior classes and many of their parents about the importance of their having a fair shot at an affordable higher education and the skills they need to find a good job. The President's remarks at Washington-Lee High School are open to pre-credentialed members of the media, but the deadline to RSVP has passed. The roundtable discussion with students and parents will have pooled press coverage.

In the afternoon, the President will welcome the University of Kentucky men's basketball team to the White House to celebrate their 2012 NCAA championship. The President's remarks in the Rose Garden are open press.


In-Town Travel Pool
Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: NBC
Print: Hearst Newspapers
Radio: VOA


EDT

9:30AM Pool Call Time

10:30AM THE PRESIDENT and THE VICE PRESIDENT receive the Presidential Daily Briefing
Oval Office
Closed Press

11:25AM THE PRESIDENT holds a roundtable discussion with a group of seniors and their parents
Washington-Lee High School
In-Town Travel Pool Spray (In-Town Travel Pool Gather Time 10:50AM - North Doors of the Palm Room)

11:50AM THE PRESIDENT delivers remarks about the importance of having a fair shot at an affordable higher education
Washington-Lee High School
Open to Pre-Credentialed Media

4:55PM THE PRESIDENT welcomes the University of Kentucky men's basketball team to the White House
Rose Garden
Open Press (Pre-Set 4:00PM, Final Gather 4:30PM - North Doors of the Palm Room)


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