Obama guidance, press schedule Nov. 18, 2014. Ebola meeting

SHARE Obama guidance, press schedule Nov. 18, 2014. Ebola meeting
SHARE Obama guidance, press schedule Nov. 18, 2014. Ebola meeting

WASHINGTON–President Barack Obama gets an update on the U.S. Ebola response on Tuesday and then greets new ambassadors to the U.S. who are presenting their credentials.

Below, from the White House…..

THE WHITE HOUSE

Office of the Press Secretary

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

November 17, 2014

DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 18, 2014

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

Later in the morning, the President will meet with his national security and public health teams to receive an update on the Ebola response; the Vice President will also attend. There will be a pool spray at the bottom of this meeting in the Roosevelt Room.

In the afternoon, the President will participate in an Ambassador Credentialing Ceremony in the Oval Office. At this event, the President will receive the credentials from foreign Ambassadors recently posted in Washington.The presentation of credentials is a traditional ceremony that marks the formal beginning of an Ambassador’s service in Washington. This event is closed press. The following Ambassadors will attend:

His Excellency Martin Dahinden, Ambassador of the Swiss Confederation

His Excellency Joseph Henry Smith, Ambassador of the Republic of Ghana

His Excellency Ammon Mutembwa, Ambassador of the Republic of Zimbabwe

His Excellency David O’Sullivan, Ambassador of the European Union

His Excellency Vasko Naumovski, Ambassador of the Republic of Macedonia

His Excellency Tiena Coulibaly, Ambassador of the Republic of Mali

His Excellency Robinson Githae, Ambassador of the Republic of Kenya

His Excellency Mohamed Soilih, Ambassador of the Union of the Comoros

His Excellency Agostinho Neto, Ambassador of the Republic of Angola

His Excellency Babacar Diagne, Ambassador of the Republic of Senegal

In-Town Travel Pool

Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg

Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP

TV Corr & Crew: CNN

Print: Houston Chronicle

Radio: AP

EDT

9:30AM In-Town Pool Call Time

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

Oval Office

Closed Press

10:50PM THE PRESIDENT meets with his national security and public health teams to receive an update on the Ebola response; THE VICE PRESIDENT also attends

Roosevelt Room

Pool Spray at the Bottom (Final Gather 11:20AM – Brady Press Briefing Room)

2:15PM THE PRESIDENT participates in an Ambassador Credentialing Ceremony

Oval Office

Closed Press

Briefing Schedule

12:45PM Press Briefing by Press Secretary Josh Earnest

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