President Barack Obama on this overcast Friday in Washington meets with Secretary of the Treasury Lew and hosts Prime Minister Mehdi Jomaa of Tunisia and a reception to mark Greek Independent Day.
Below, from the White House…
THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 3, 2014
DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR
FRIDAY, APRIL 4, 2014
In the morning, the President and the Vice President will receive the Presidential Daily Briefing in the Oval Office. This meeting is closed press.
Later in the morning, the President and Vice President will meet with Secretary of the Treasury Lew.
In the afternoon, the President will host Prime Minister Mehdi Jomaa of Tunisia at the White House. During the meeting, the President looks forward to discussing the commitment Tunisia’s leaders have made to advancing Tunisia’s democracy and how the United States can further support Tunisia’s historic transition. The leaders will discuss a broad range of bilateral and regional issues of mutual interest, including U.S. economic, political, and security assistance to support the Prime Minister’s reform agenda and Tunisia’s stability. Prime Minister Jomaa’s visit is a demonstration of the strong bonds of friendship between the American and Tunisian people, and America’s enduring commitment to Tunisia’s democratic transition. The Vice President will also attend. There will be a pool spray at the top of the bilateral meeting in the Oval Office.
In the evening, the President will host a reception for Greek Independence Day in the East Room. The Vice President will also attend. This reception is closed press.
In-Town Travel Pool
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9:30AM In-Town Pool Call Time
10:00AM THE PRESIDENT and THE VICE PRESIDENT receive the Presidential Daily Briefing
10:45AM THE PRESIDENT and VICE PRESIDENT meet with Secretary of the Treasury Lew
2:10PM THE PRESIDENT meets with Tunisian Prime Minister Mehdi Jomaa; THE VICE PRESIDENT also attends
Pool Spray at the Top (Gather Time 1:50PM – Brady Press Briefing Room)
5:40PM THE PRESIDENT hosts a reception for Greek Independence Day; THE VICE PRESIDENT also attends
12:30PM Press Briefing by Principal Deputy Press Secretary Josh Earnest