White House Schedule - April 15, 2013

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 will meet with senior advisors. This meeting in the Oval Office is closed press.

In the afternoon, the President will welcome the BCS National Champion University of Alabama Crimson Tide to the White House to honor their 15th championship and their exceptional 2012-2013 season.  Continuing his tradition of recognizing sports teams for their work off the field, President Obama will highlight the Crimson Tide’s ongoing efforts to give back to their community. This event on the South Lawn is open press.

Later in the afternoon, the President will participate in an Ambassador Credentialing Ceremony in the Oval Office. At this event, the President will receive the credentials from foreign Ambassadors recently posted in Washington.  The presentation of credentials is a traditional ceremony that marks the formal beginning of an Ambassador’s service in Washington. This event is closed press. The following Ambassadors will attend:

Her Excellency Maria Cecilia Nahon, Ambassador of the Argentine Republic

His Excellency Cui Tiankai, Ambassador of the People’s Republic of China

His Excellency Mohktar Chaouachi, Ambassador of the Tunisian Republic

His Excellency Archil Gegeshidze, Ambassador of Georgia

His Excellency Ruben Ignacio Zamora Rivas, Ambassador of the Republic of El Salvador

In the afternoon, the Vice President will attend meetings at the White House.

The President will deliver a statement in the Brady Press Briefing Room. The President’s remarks will be open press.

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Monday, April 15 2013

All Times ET
9:45 am
The President and the Vice President receive the Presidential Daily Briefing
Oval Office
Closed Press
10:30 am
The President meets with senior advisors
Oval Office
Closed Press
12:30 pm
Press Briefing by Press Secretary Jay Carney
2:05 pm
The President honors the BCS National Champion University of Alabama Crimson Tide
South Lawn
Open Press
(Pre-Set 11:45AM; Final Gather 1:40PM – North Doors of the Palm Room)
4:30 pm
The President participates in an Ambassador Credentialing Ceremony
Oval Office
Closed Press
6:10 pm
The President delivers a statement
Brady Press Briefing Room
Open Press
In-Town
Pool Call Time: 
9:30 AM
Wires: 
AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: 
AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: 
ABC
Print: 
Daily Caller
Radio: 
NPR