White House Schedule - February 11, 2013

In the morning, the President will receive the Presidential Daily Briefing in the Oval Office. This meeting is closed press.

In the morning, the Vice President will travel to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. At 11:00 AM, the Vice President will hold a roundtable discussion with law enforcement officials and Members of Congress on gun safety at Girard College. The Vice President and other officials will deliver statements to the press at the conclusion of the roundtable. These statements are open press.

Event participants include:

Deputy Attorney General Jim Cole

Senator Bob Casey

Representative Bob Brady

Representative Chaka Fattah

Representative Allyson Schwartz

Mayor Michael Nutter, City of Philadelphia

Commissioner Ray Kelly, New York City Police Department

Commissioner Charles Ramsey, Philadelphia Police Department

Deputy Commissioner Richard Ross, Philadelphia Police Department

Chief Joseph Bail, Chester, Pennsylvania, Police Department

Chief Anthony Batts, Baltimore, Maryland, Police Department

Chief Scott Thomson, Camden, New Jersey, Police Department

Chief Christine Dunning, Wilmington, Delaware, Police Department

Chief Ernest Jubilee, Atlantic City, New Jersey, Police Department

Chief Thomas Hyers, Springettsbury, Pennsylvania, Police Department

U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania Zane Memeger

Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane

Philadelphia District Attorney R. Seth Williams

The Vice President will return to Washington, DC, in the afternoon.

In the afternoon, the President will award Clinton Romesha, a former active duty Army Staff Sergeant, the Medal of Honor for conspicuous gallantry. Staff Sergeant Romesha will receive the Medal of Honor for his courageous actions while serving as a Section Leader with Bravo Troop, 3d Squadron, 61st Cavalry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division during combat operations against an armed enemy at Combat Outpost Keating, Kamdesh District, Nuristan Province, Afghanistan on October 3, 2009. He will be the fourth living recipient to be awarded the Medal of Honor for actions in Iraq or Afghanistan.  He and his family will join the President at the White House to commemorate his example of selfless service. The President’s remarks in the East Room will be open press. The First Lady will also attend.

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Monday, February 11 2013

All Times ET
10:10 am
The President receives the Presidential Daily Briefing
Oval Office
Closed Press
11:00 am
The Vice President holds a roundtable discussion with law enforcement officials and Members of Congress on gun safety at Girard College
Girard College
Open Press
12:30 pm
Press Briefing by Press Secretary Jay Carney
1:45 pm
The President awards Clinton Romesha, a former active duty Army Staff Sergeant, the Medal of Honor for conspicuous gallantry; the First Lady also attends
The East Room
Open Press
(Pre-Set 11:45AM—Final Gather 1:10PM—North Doors of the Palm Room)
In-Town
Pool Call Time: 
9:30 AM
Wires: 
AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: 
AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: 
CNN
Print: 
Houston Chronicle
Radio: 
AURN