President's Schedule - April 26, 2013

Tomorrow, the Vice President will travel to Sedona, Arizona.

In the morning, the President will deliver remarks at the Planned Parenthood Gala at the Washington Marriott Wardman Park Hotel. The President’s remarks will be pooled press.

In the afternoon, the President will host His Majesty King Abdullah II of Jordan at the White House.  The President deeply appreciated the hospitality he received in Jordan last month and looks forward to continuing his consultations with King Abdullah on Jordan’s political and economic reforms, the crisis in Syria, and additional regional issues of mutual concern.  As the President said in Amman last month, Jordan is an invaluable ally and close friend.  King Abdullah's visit is a demonstration of the close partnership between the United States and Jordan. There will be a pool spray at the top of the meeting in the Oval Office.

Later in the afternoon, the President will meet with U.S. business leaders with a significant presence in Mexico and Central America in advance of his trip to the region.  The President will discuss opportunities for expanded U.S. commerce in Mexico and Central America that will create jobs and expand economic opportunity in this country and elsewhere in the Americas while reducing barriers to growth in the region.  The meeting will be in the Roosevelt Room and is closed press.  Expected attendees include:

  • John Bilbrey, CEO, Hershey
  • Franklin Chang-Díaz, Founder and President, Ad Astra Rocket Company
  • Andrés Gluski, President and CEO, AES Corporation
  • Robert A. McDonald, CEO, Procter & Gamble
  • Manuel Medina-Mora, Citi Co-President, Chairman, Banamex
  • Luis Alberto Moreno, President, Inter-American Development Bank
  • J. Miles Reiter, Chairman and CEO, Driscoll’s
  • Mark Snell, President, Sempra Energy
  • David Starling, President and CEO, Kansas City Southern
  • Patricia Woertz, President and CEO, Archer Daniels Midland

At 6:30 PM MT, the Vice President will meet with President Mikheil Saakashvili of Georgia at the Enchantment Resort. This meeting is closed press.

At 7:45 PM MT, the Vice President will attend the opening dinner of the McCain Institute for International Leadership’s annual Sedona Forum at the Enchantment Resort. The dinner conversation between the Vice President and Senator McCain is open to pre-credentialed media.

The Vice President will remain overnight in Sedona, Arizona.

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Friday, April 26 2013

All Times ET
11:20 am
The President delivers remarks at the Planned Parenthood Gala
Washington Marriott Wardman Park
Pooled Press
(In-Town Travel Pool Gather Time 10:20AM – North Doors of the Palm Room)
1:55 pm
The President holds a bilateral meeting with His Majesty King Abdullah II of Jordan
Oval Office
Pool Spray at the Top
(Final Gather 1:35PM – Brady Press Briefing Room)
3:00 pm
The President meets with U.S. business leaders with a significant presence in Mexico and Central America in advance of his trip to the region
The Roosevelt Room
In-Town
Pool Call Time: 
9:30 AM
Wires: 
AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: 
Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: 
CBS
Print: 
Newsweek
Radio: 
SRN