Obama guidance, press schedule Aug. 3, 2015. Climate change plan

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Below, from the White House…..

THE WHITE HOUSE

Office of the Press Secretary

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

August 2, 2015

DAILYGUIDANCEAND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR

MONDAY, AUGUST 3, 2015

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 participate in a Town Hall at the Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI) Mandela Washington Fellowship Presidential Summit. The three-day Summit will bring together 500 of sub-Saharan Africa’s most promising young leaders to meet with the President and leading U.S. entrepreneurs, government officials, and civil society representatives. This event at the Omni Shoreham Hotel is open to pre-credentialed media.

In the afternoon, the President will deliver remarks on the Clean Power Plan at an event in the East Room. This event is open press.

In the evening, the President will participate in an Ambassador Credentialing Ceremony in the Oval Office. At this event, the President will receive the credentials from foreign Ambassadors recently posted in Washington.The presentation of credentials is a traditional ceremony that marks the formal beginning of an Ambassador’s service in Washington. This event is closed press.The following Ambassadors will attend:

His Excellency Chum Bun Rong, Ambassador of the Kingdom of Cambodia

His Excellency David John Newman, Ambassador of the Republic of Botswana

His Excellency Mai Sayavongs, Ambassador of Lao People’s Democratic Republic

His Excellency Sheikh Omar Faye, Ambassador of the Republic of The Gambia

Her Excellency Elizabeth Darius Clarke, Ambassador of Saint Lucia

His Excellency Sooroojdev Phokeer, Ambassador of the Republic of Mauritius

His Excellency Carlos Alberto Gianelli Derois, Ambassador of the Oriental Republic of Uruguay

His Excellency Valerii Chalyi, Ambassador of Ukraine

His Excellency Ahmed Awad Ahmed bin Mubarak, Ambassador of the Republic of Yemen

His Excellency Juan Carlos Pinzon Bueno, Ambassador of the Republic of Colombia

In-Town Travel Pool

Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg

Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP

TV Corr & Crew: ABC

Print:Huffington Post

Radio: SRN

EDT

9:30AM In-Town Pool Call Time

10:00AM THE PRESIDENT receives the Presidential Daily Briefing

Oval Office

Closed Press

11:10AM THE PRESIDENT delivers remarks at the Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI) Mandela Washington Fellowship Presidential Summit

Omni Shoreham Hotel, Washington, DC

Open to Pre-Credentialed Media (Final Gather10:25PM– North Doors of the Palm Room)

2:15PMTHE PRESIDENTdelivers remarks at a Clean Power Plan event

East Room

Open Press (Pre-set12:30PM; Final Gather1:40PM– North Doors of the Palm Room)

5:20PM THE PRESIDENT participates in an Ambassador Credentialing Ceremony

Oval Office

Closed Press

Briefing Schedule

12:30PM Press Briefing by Press Secretary Josh Earnest

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