THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
November 4, 2009
DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 5, 2009
In the morning, the President will deliver opening remarks and participate in an interactive discussion with tribal leaders at the White House Tribal Nations Conference at the Department of the Interior. He will also deliver closing remarks in the afternoon. As part of President Obama’s sustained outreach to the American people, this conference will provide leaders from the 564 federally recognized tribes the opportunity to interact directly with the President and representatives from the highest levels of his Administration. Each federally recognized tribe has been invited to send one representative to the conference. This event is pooled press. The event will be live streamed on http://www.whitehouse.gov/live.
The President will receive the Presidential Daily Briefing and meet with Senior Advisors in the Oval office. These meetings are closed press. Later, the President and the Vice President will have lunch in the Private Dining Room. This lunch is closed press.
In the afternoon, the President will have separate meetings with Treasury Secretary Geithner, Secretary of State Clinton, and representatives of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus; Congresswoman Velazquez, Congresswoman Royal-Allard and Congressman Becerra in the Oval Office. These meetings are closed press.
The President will meet with President Ian Khama of Botswana in the Oval Office. There will be a pool spray at the bottom of the meeting.
Also tomorrow, in the latest installment of an innovative series reaching out to states and regions across the country, the White House and Deputy Assistant to the President on Economic Policy Dr. Jared Bernstein will welcome Senator Sherrod Brown for a live online video chat at 4:45PM EST. Dr. Jared Bernstein and Senator Brown will sit down for a half hour at the White House in a session streamed live at WhiteHouse.gov to answer the questions that the Senator hears most frequently from his constituents in Ohio on health insurance reform. In addition to being streamed live at WhiteHouse.gov, they will also take questions live through the White House’s video chat Facebook application. The Facebook application can be viewed at any time at: http://apps.facebook.com/whitehouselive/.
In-Town Travel Pool
Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: FOX
Print: Baltimore Sun
Travel Photo: TIME
8:45AM Pool Call Time
9:30AM THE PRESIDENT delivers opening remarks and participates in an interactive discussion with tribal leaders at the White House Tribal Nations Conference
Department of the Interior
Travel Pool Coverage (Call Time–9:00AM–North Doors of the Palm Room)
11:00AM THE PRESIDENT meets with Senior Advisors
11:40AM THE PRESIDENT receives the Presidential Daily Briefing
12:30PM THE PRESIDENT and THE VICE PRESIDENT have lunch
Private Dining Room
1:40PM THE PRESIDENT meets with Treasury Secretary Geithner
3:00PM THE PRESIDENT meets with President Ian Khama of Botswana
Pool Spray at the Bottom (Gather Time 3:10PM – Briefing Room)
3:40PM THE PRESIDENT meets with representatives of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus; Congresswoman Velazquez, Congresswoman Royal-Allard and Congressman Becerra
4:00PM THE PRESIDENT meets with Secretary of State Clinton
4:50PM THE PRESIDENT delivers closing remarks at the White House Tribal Nations Conference
Department of the Interior
Travel Pool Coverage (Call Time–4:20PM–North Doors of the Palm Room)
12:30PM Briefing by Press Secretary Robert Gibbs