Obama guidance, press schedule Oct. 21, 2016. NASA astronaut, BET

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Below, from the White House…

THE WHITE HOUSE

Office of the Press Secretary

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

October 20, 2016

DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 21, 2016

In the afternoon, the President will meet with NASA astronaut Scott Kelly and his family. There will be a pool spray at the bottom of this meeting in the Oval Office.

In the evening, the President will deliver remarks at BET’s “Love and Happiness: A Musical Experience” on the South Lawn. The First Lady will also attend. There will be pooled press coverage of the President’s remarks and the first song.

In-Town Travel Pool

Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg

Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP

TV Corr & Crew: Wall Street Journal

Print: ABC

Radio: ABC

EDT

9:30AM In-Town Pool Call Time

3:10PM THE PRESIDENT meets with NASA Astronaut Scott Kelly

Oval Office

Pool Spray at the Bottom (Gather Time 3:10PM – Brady Press Briefing Room)

7:35PM THE PRESIDENT delivers remarks at an event in conjunction with BET; THE FIRST LADY also attends

South Lawn

Pooled Press for Remarks and First Song (Pre-Set 5:20PM; Gather Time 7:15PM – North Doors of the Palm Room)

Briefing Schedule

11:30AM Press Briefing by Press Secretary Josh Earnest

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