THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 16, 2010
DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR
MONDAY, MAY 17, 2010
In the morning, 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 will sign the Freedom of Press Act in the Oval Office. The signing will be pooled press.
In the afternoon, the President will welcome the NCAA champion University of Connecticut women’s basketball team to the White House to honor the Huskies for their second straight NCAA Championship and back-to-back undefeated seasons. The President will deliver remarks in the Rose Garden. This event is open press.
In-Town Travel Pool
Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: CBS
Print: National Journal
9:00AM Pool Call Time
10:00AM THE PRESIDENT receives the Presidential Daily Briefing
10:30AM THE PRESIDENT meets with senior advisors
11:35AM THE PRESIDENT signs the Freedom of Press Act
Pooled Press (Gather Time 11:30AM – Briefing Room)
1:05PM THE PRESIDENT welcomes the NCAA champion University of Connecticut women’s basketball team to the White House
Open Press (Pre-set 12:05PM – Final Gather 12:45PM – North Doors of the Palm Room)
1:30PM Briefing by Press Secretary Robert Gibbs