In the morning, the President will meet with senior advisors in the Oval Office. This meeting is closed press.
In the afternoon, the President will sign H.R. 6063, the Child Protection Act of 2012, in the Oval Office. The signing is closed press.
This afternoon, the Vice President will have lunch with middle class Americans from across the region who would see their income taxes go up if Congress fails to act to extend the middle class tax cuts. They will discuss the importance of extending income tax cuts for 98% of Americans and 97% of small businesses, and finding a balanced approach to deficit reduction to lay the foundation for our economic future. This event will be pooled press.