Obama guidance and press schedule, March 13, 2014: Overtime pay

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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.

In-Town Travel Pool

Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg

Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP

TV Corr & Crew: CNN

Print: POLITICO

Radio: FOX

EDT

9:30AM In-Town Pool Call Time

10:30AM THE PRESIDENT and VICE PRESIDENT receive the Presidential Daily Briefing

Oval Office

Closed Press

2:20PM THE PRESIDENT delivers remarks and signs a Presidential Memorandum on modernizing overtime protections

East Room

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

Oval Office

Closed Press

Briefing Schedule

1:00PM Press Briefing by Press Secretary Jay Carney

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