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Obama guidance & press schedule May 7, 2014 Arkansas, Los Angeles

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama on Wednesday flies to Arkansas to view tornadoes and severe storms damage and then heads to Los Angeles to headline Democratic fundraisers and deliver remarks at a dinner for the Shoah Foundation.

Below, from the White House…

THE WHITE HOUSE

Office of the Press Secretary

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

May 6, 2014

DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR

WEDNESDAY, MAY 7, 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 travel to central Arkansas to view the devastation from the recent tornadoes and severe storms and meet with the families affected by this disaster, as well as first responders and recovery workers. The departure from the South Lawn is open press, and the arrival at Little Rock Air Force Base is open to pre-credentialed media. The President’s statement will be covered by the travel pool.

In the afternoon, the President will depart central Arkansas en route Los Angeles, California. The departure from Little Rock Air Force Base and the arrival at Los Angeles International Airport are open to pre-credentialed media.

In the evening, the President will deliver remarks and answer questions at a joint event for the DSCC and DCCC. There will be print pool coverage for remarks only.

Later in the evening, the President will be honored at a dinner hosted by the USC Shoah Foundation. There will be travel pool coverage of this event.

The President will remain overnight in Los Angeles.

In-Town Travel Pool

Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg

Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP

TV Corr & Crew: CNN

Print: Boston Globe

Radio: FOX

Out-of-Town Travel Pool

Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg

Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP

TV Corr & Crew: CNN

Print: New York Times

Radio: NPR

EDT

9:30AM In-Town Pool Call Time

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

Oval Office

Closed Press

11:05AM THE PRESIDENT departs the White House

South Lawn

Open Press (Final Gather 10:45AM – North Doors of the Palm Room)

11:20AM THE PRESIDENT departs Joint Base Andrews

Out-of-Town Travel Pool Coverage (Call Time 9:15AM – Virginia Gate, Joint Base Andrews)

CDT

12:35PM THE PRESIDENT arrives Arkansas

Little Rock Air Force Base

Open to Pre-Credentialed Media

2:50PM THE PRESIDENT delivers a statement

Central Arkansas

Travel Pool Coverage

3:35PM THE PRESIDENT departs Arkansas

Little Rock Air Force Base

Open to Pre-Credentialed Media

PDT

5:00PM THE PRESIDENT arrives Los Angeles, CA

Los Angeles International Airport

Open to Pre-Credentialed Media

6:55PM THE PRESIDENT delivers remarks and answers questions at a DCCC/DSCC joint event

Private Residence, Los Angeles, CA

Print Pool for Remarks Only

8:10PM THE PRESIDENT attends USC Shoah Foundation dinner

Hyatt Regency Century Plaza, Los Angeles, CA

Travel Pool Coverage

Briefing Schedule

Principal Deputy Press Secretary Josh Earnest will gaggle aboard Air Force One en route Arkansas