WASHINGTON–President Barack Obama on Thursday unveils his proposal to update overtime wage rules which would expand the number of workers eligible to receive overtime pay.
THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 12, 2014
DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR
THURSDAY, MARCH 13, 2014
In the morning, the President and Vice President will receive the Presidential Daily Briefing in the Oval Office. This meeting is closed press.
In the afternoon, the President will deliver remarks and sign a Presidential Memorandum on modernizing the overtime system to ensure that workers are paid fairly for a hard day’s work. This event in the East Room is open press.
Later in the afternoon, the President and Vice President will meet with Secretary of the Treasury Lew. This meeting is closed press.
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9:30AM In-Town Pool Call Time
10:30AM THE PRESIDENT and VICE PRESIDENT receive the Presidential Daily Briefing
2:20PM THE PRESIDENT delivers remarks and signs a Presidential Memorandum on modernizing overtime protections
Open Press (Pre-set 12:30PM; Final Gather 1:50PM – North Doors of the Palm Room)
3:00PM THE PRESIDENT and VICE PRESIDENT meet with Secretary of the Treasury Lew
1:00PM Press Briefing by Press Secretary Jay Carney