On Friday, the President will attend meetings at the White House.
In the morning, the Vice President will travel to Richmond, Virginia. At 11:00 AM, the Vice President, Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano, Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius, Deputy U.S. Attorney General Jim Cole, and other Administration officials will hold a roundtable discussion on the Administration’s efforts to reduce gun violence. Senator Tim Kaine and Congressman Bobby Scott will also attend. The roundtable discussion, held at Virginia Commonwealth University, will include experts who have worked on gun safety issues in the wake of the Virginia Tech shooting.
The Vice President and other officials will deliver remarks at the conclusion of the roundtable; these remarks are pooled for television and open to pre-credentialed correspondents and still photographers.
In the afternoon, the President will make a personnel announcement in the East Room. This announcement is open press.
The President makes a personnel announcement
The East Room
(Pre-Set 11:00AM—Final Gather 11:45AM—North Doors of the Palm Room)