Obama guidance, press schedule May 4, 2016. Flint, Michigan

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Below, from the White House…

THE WHITE HOUSE

Office of the Press Secretary

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

May 3, 2016

DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR

WEDNESDAY, MAY 4, 2016

In the morning, the President will travel to Flint, Michigan. The departure from the South Lawn is open press, and the arrival at Bishop International Airport is open to pre-credentialed media.

In the afternoon, the President will receive a briefing on the federal efforts in place to help respond to the needs of the people of Flint. There will be a travel pool spray at the bottom of this meeting at the Food Bank of Eastern Michigan.

Later in the afternoon, the President will participate in a neighborhood listening roundtable to the hear first-hand from Flint residents about the public health crisis. There will be a travel pool spray at the top of this meeting at Northwestern High School.

Afterwards, the President will deliver remarks to community members at Northwestern High School. The President’s remarks will be open to pre-credentialed media.

In the evening, the President will depart Flint en route Washington, DC. The departure from Bishop International Airport is open to pre-credentialed media, and the arrival on the South Lawn is open press.

Later in the evening, the President will deliver remarks at the Asian Pacific American Institute of Congressional Studies 22nd annual awards gala dinner. This event at the Washington Hilton hotel will be covered by the in-town travel pool.

In-Town Travel Pool

Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg

Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP

TV Corr & Crew: ABC

Print: BuzzFeed

Radio: SRN

Out-of-Town Travel Pool

Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg

Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP

TV Corr & Crew: ABC

Print: New York Times

Radio: CBS

EDT

9:30AM In-Town Pool Call Time

10:05AM THE PRESIDENT departs the White House en route Joint Base Andrews

South Lawn

Open Press (Final Gather 9:45AM – North Doors of the Palm Room)

10:20AM THE PRESIDENT departs Joint Base Andrews en route Flint, Michigan

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

11:50AM THE PRESIDENT arrives Flint, Michigan

Bishop International Airport

Open to Pre-Credentialed Media

12:40PM THE PRESIDENT receives a briefing on the response and recovery effort by the Unified Command Group

Food Bank of Eastern Michigan, Flint, Michigan

Travel Pool Spray at the Bottom

2:30PM THE PRESIDENT participates in a roundtable meeting with Flint community members

Northwestern High School, Flint, Michigan

Travel Pool Spray at the Top

4:00PM THE PRESIDENT delivers remarks

Northwestern High School, Flint, Michigan

Open to Pre-Credentialed Media

5:00PM THE PRESIDENT departs Flint, Michigan en route Washington, DC

Bishop International Airport

Open to Pre-Credentialed Media

6:25PM THE PRESIDENT arrives Joint Base Andrews

Out-of-Town Travel Pool Coverage

6:40PM THE PRESIDENT arrives the White House

South Lawn

Open Press (Final Gather 6:20PM – North Doors of the Palm Room)

8:25PM THE PRESIDENT delivers remarks at the Asian Pacific American Institute for Congressional Studies 22nd Annual Awards Gala Dinner

Washington Hilton Hotel

Expanded Pool Coverage (In-Town Travel Pool Gather Time 7:25PM – North Doors of the Palm Room)

**Pool should dress in dark attire for this formal event**

Briefing Schedule

Press Secretary Josh Earnest will gaggle aboard Air Force One

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