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President Obama official schedule and guidance, July 18, 2012. Drought, NCAA, fund-raiser

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THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 17, 2012

DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR
WEDNESDAY, JULY 18, 2012

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

Later in the morning, the President will meet with Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack to discuss the Administration's efforts to respond to the drought. This meeting in the Oval Office is closed press.

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

Later in the afternoon, the President will welcome the 2012 NCAA Women's Basketball Champion Baylor Bears to the White House to congratulate them on their historic 40-0 season, and their NCAA Championship victory. The President will also highlight the Lady Bears for the commitment they've made to their community, including their work with students and the homeless in the Waco area. This event is open press.

Later, the President and the Vice President will meet with Secretary of State Clinton and then with Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta in the Oval Office. These meetings are closed press.

In the evening, the President will attend a campaign event at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in Washington, DC. This campaign event is closed press.


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


10:00AM In-Town Pool Call Time

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

11:00AM THE PRESIDENT meets with Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack to discuss the Administration's efforts to respond to the drought
Oval Office
Closed Press

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

2:25PM THE PRESIDENT honors the 2012 NCAA Women's Basketball Champion Baylor Bears
East Room
Open Press (Pre-Set 1:30PM; Final Gather 2:00PM - North Doors of the Palm Room)

3:30PM THE PRESIDENT and THE VICE PRESIDENT meet with Secretary of State Clinton
Oval Office
Closed Press

4:00PM THE PRESIDENT and THE VICE PRESIDENT meet with Secretary of Defense Panetta
Oval Office
Closed Press

5:40PM THE PRESIDENT attends a campaign event
The Mandarin Oriental Hotel, Washington, DC
Closed Press (In-Town Pool Gather Time 5:00PM - Brady Press Briefing Room)

Briefing Schedule

12:30PM Press Briefing by Press Secretary Jay Carney

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