Obama June 13 week ahead. Puerto Rico visit

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Schedule for the Week of June 13, 2011

On Monday, the President will travel to Durham, NC to meet with the Jobs and Competitiveness Council at the corporate and U.S. manufacturing headquarters of Cree, a leading manufacturer of energy efficient LED lighting. The President will tour Cree’s manufacturing facilities, deliver remarks and meet with the Jobs Council to discuss initiatives and policies to spur economic growth, promote job creation and accelerate hiring across the nation. Later, the President will travel to Miami, Florida to attend two DNC events. The President will spend the night in Miami.

On Tuesday, the President will travel to San Juan, Puerto Rico, the first official visit by a sitting U.S. President to the island since President Kennedy visited in 1961. The President will deliver brief remarks upon arrival at Luis Munoz Marin International Airport. The President will then visit La Fortaleza, the historic Governor’s mansion, and later attend a DNC event. The President will return to Washington, DC at night.

On Wednesday, the President will attend meetings at the White House. In the evening, the President and the First Lady will host a picnic for members of Congress at the White House.

On Thursday, the President will meet with President Elbegdorj of Mongolia at the White House. The President looks forward to discussing with President Elbegdorj steps to expand diplomatic, economic and defense cooperation with Mongolia in pursuit of a common vision for bilateral relations and Mongolia’s role in East Asian affairs.

On Friday, the President will attend meetings at the White House.

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