THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 23, 2010
DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR
MONDAY, MAY 24, 2010
In the morning, the President will receive the Presidential Daily Briefing in the Oval Office. This briefing is closed press. Later, the President will attend a reception for the Federal Judge Association at the White House. This event is closed press.
The President will meet with senior advisors in the Oval Office. This meeting is closed press. The President will then participate in the daily briefing call with Gulf Coast Governors on the BP oil spill. This briefing is closed press.
In the afternoon, the President will welcome Prime Minister Saad Hariri of Lebanon to the White House. This will be the Prime Minister’s first official visit to Washington during his premiership and the President looks forward to consulting with Prime Minister Hariri on a broad range of mutual goals in support of Lebanon’s sovereignty and independence, and regional peace and security. There will be a pool still photographer spray at the bottom of the meeting.
Later, the President will host a reception to celebrate Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month in the East Room. This event is pooled press.
The President will then meet with Secretary of Defense Gates in the Oval Office. This meeting is closed press
At 3:00 PM, United States Coast Guard Commandant Admiral Thad Allen will join Press Secretary Robert Gibbs to hold a press briefing in the Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House. This briefing is open press.
In-Town Travel Pool
Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: FOX
Print: Regional Reporters
9:00AM In-Town Travel Pool Call Time
9:30AM THE PRESIDENT receives the Presidential Daily Briefing
10:20AM THE PRESIDENT attends a reception for the Federal Judge Association
11:05AM THE PRESIDENT meets with senior advisors
12:00PM THE PRESIDENT participates in the daily briefing call with Gulf Coast Governors on the BP oil spill
2:30PM THE PRESIDENT welcomes Prime Minister Saad Hariri of Lebanon to the White House
Pool Still Photographers Spray at the Bottom (Pool Gather Time 2:10PM–Brady Press Briefing Room)
4:00PM THE PRESIDENT host a reception to celebrate Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month
Pooled Press (Pre-Set 2:00PM //Final Gather 3:30PM–North Doors of the Palm Room)
4:30PM THE PRESIDENT meets with Secretary of Defense Gates
3:00PM Briefing by Press Secretary Robert Gibbs and United States Coast Guard Commandant Admiral Thad Allen