Obama guidance, press schedule Aug. 31, 2015. Alaska Glacier Conference

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Below, from the White House…

THE WHITE HOUSE

Office of the Press Secretary

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

August 30, 2015

DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR

MONDAY, AUGUST 31, 2015

In the morning, the President will travel to Anchorage, Alaska. The President’s departure from the White House is open press, and the arrival at Elmendorf Air Force Base is open to pre-credentialed media.

While in Anchorage, the President will participate in a roundtable with Alaska Natives. There will be a pool spray at the bottom of this roundtable at Dena’ina Civic and Convention Center.

Afterward, the President will address the Global Leadership in the Arctic: Cooperation, Innovation, Engagement and Resilience (GLACIER) Conference. GLACIER will convene foreign ministers from Arctic nations and key non-Arctic states with scientists, policymakers, and stakeholders from Alaska and the Arctic region to discuss how climate change is reshaping the Arctic, increase global awareness of how Arctic climate change is affecting the rest of the world, and identify individual and collective actions to address these challenges. There will be GLACIER pre-credentialed media pool coverage of the President’s remarks.

The President will remain overnight in Alaska.

In-Town Travel Pool

Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg

Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP

TV Corr & Crew: FOX

Print: Daily Beast

Radio: AP

Out-of-Town Travel Pool

Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg

Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP

TV Corr & Crew: FOX

Print: NY Times

EDT

9:00AM In-Town Travel Pool Call Time

10:25AM THE PRESIDENT departs the White House en route Joint Base Andrews

South Lawn

Open Press (Final Gather 10:00AM – North Doors of the Palm Room)

10:40AM THE PRESIDENT departs Joint Base Andrews en route Anchorage, Alaska

Out-of-Town Travel Pool Coverage (Call Time 9:00AM – Virginia Gate, Joint Base Andrews)

AKDT

1:40PM THE PRESIDENT arrives Anchorage, Alaska

Elmendorf Air Force Base

Open to Pre-Credentialed Media

3:15PM THE PRESIDENT participates in a roundtable with Alaska Natives

Dena’ina Civic and Convention Center, Anchorage, Alaska

Pool Spray at the Bottom

5:00PM THE PRESIDENT addresses the GLACIER Conference

Dena’ina Civic and Convention Center, Anchorage, Alaska

GLACIER Pre-Credentialed Media Pool Coverage

Briefing Schedule

Press Secretary Josh Earnest will gaggle aboard Air Force One

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