WASHINGTON–On this overcast Tuesday, President Barack Obama meets with Defense Sec. Chuck Hagel, takes to Tumbir and awards the Congressional Gold Medal to the all Puerto Rican 65th Infantry Regiment, known as the Borinqueneers.
Below, from the White House….
THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 9, 2014
DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR
TUESDAY, JUNE 10, 2014
In the morning, the President will deliver remarks and sign H.R. 3080, the Water Resources Reform & Development Act of 2014, and H.R. 1726 to award a Congressional Gold Medal to the 65th Infantry Regiment, known as the Borinqueneers. The Vice President will also attend. This event in South Court Auditorium is open press.
In the afternoon, the President will take to Tumblr in an event at the White House moderated by Tumblr Founder and CEO David Karp. The President will deliver remarks and answer questions in the State Dining Room from folks across the country on the importance of education, college affordability, and reducing student loan debt. There will be pool coverage of this event, which will also be streamed live on WhiteHouse.Tumblr.com and Yahoo.com.
Later in the afternoon, the President and Vice President will meet with Secretary of Defense Hagel in the Oval Office. This meeting is closed press.
In-Town Travel Pool
Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: CBS
9:30AM In-Town Pool Call Time
10:45AM THE PRESIDENT signs H.R. 3080 and H.R. 1726; THE VICE PRESIDENT also attends
South Court Auditorium
Open Press (Gather Time 10:20AM – Stakeout Location)
4:00PM THE PRESIDENT delivers remarks and answers questions in a Tumblr event
State Dining Room
Pooled Press (Pre-set 3:00PM; Final Gather 3:45PM – North Doors of the Palm Room)
5:25PM THE PRESIDENT and THE VICE PRESIDENT meet with Secretary of Defense Hagel
12:30PM Press Briefing by Principal Deputy Press Secretary Josh Earnest