Obama guidance, press schedule Sept. 23, 2016. Carter, Museum

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President Barack Obama. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

Below, from the White House…


Office of the Press Secretary


September 22, 2016



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

In the afternoon, the President will meet with Secretary of Defense Carter. This meeting in the Oval Office is closed press.

Later in the afternoon, the President and First Lady will attend a reception for the opening of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture at the White House. This event in the Grand Foyer is pooled press.

In-Town Travel Pool

Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg

Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP

TV Corr & Crew: CNN

Print: Boston Globe

Radio: NPR


9:30AM In-Town Pool Call Time

10:00AM THE PRESIDENT and THE VICE PRESIDENT receive the Presidential Daily Briefing

Oval Office

Closed Press

3:00PM THE PRESIDENT meets with Secretary of Defense Carter

Oval Office

Closed Press

4:20PM THE PRESIDENT delivers remarks at reception in honor of the opening of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture

The Grand Foyer

Pooled Press (Pre-Set 2:15PM, Final Gather 3:45PM – North Doors of the Palm Room)

Briefing Schedule

12:30PM Press Briefing with Press Secretary Josh Earnest



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