President's Schedule - December 3, 2013

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

Later in the morning, the President will host President Juan Manuel Santos of Colombia for a bilateral meeting in the Oval Office. The visit will highlight our longstanding partnership with Colombia and our continuing support for the Santos Administration’s efforts to achieve peace and to build a more democratic society. The President looks forward to discussing cooperation on promoting citizen security, respect for human rights, and economic prosperity for all Colombians. The President also looks forward to discussing the expansion of our economic ties, anchored by the growing trade relationship we share through the U.S.-Colombia Trade Promotion Agreement. There will be a pool spray at the bottom of the meeting.

In the afternoon, the President will hold a working lunch with President Santos. This working lunch in the Private Dining Room is closed 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:

His Excellency Kyaw Myo Htut, Ambassador of the Union of Burma

His Excellency Ron Dermer, Ambassador of the State of Israel

His Excellency Vijavat Isarabhakdi, Ambassador of the Kingdom of Thailand

His Excellency Iulian Buga, Ambassador of Romania

His Excellency Eugene Glenwood Newry, Ambassador of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas

His Excellency Carlos Filomeno Azevedo Agostinho das Neves, Ambassador of the Democratic Republic of Sao Tome and Principe

His Excellency Luis Carlos Villegas Echeverri, Ambassador of the Republic of Colombia

His Excellency Shaikh Abdulla Mohamed Rashed Alkhalifa, Ambassador of the Kingdom of Bahrain

Her Excellency Maguy Maccario Doyle, Ambassador of the Principality of Monaco

Afterward, the President will meet with Secretary of Defense Hagel in the Oval Office. This meeting is closed press.

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Tuesday, December 3 2013

All Times ET
10:00 am
The President receives the Presidential Daily Briefing
Oval Office
Closed Press
11:00 am
The President holds a bilateral meeting with President Juan Manuel Santos of Colombia
Oval Office
Pool Spray at the Bottom
Final Gather 11:40AM - Brady Press Briefing Room
12:05 pm
The President holds a working lunch with President Santos
Private Dining Room
Closed Press
2:30 pm
The President delivers a statement on the Affordable Care Act
South Court Auditorium
Open Press
Pre-Set 12:00PM, Final Gather 2:10PM – Stakeout Location
3:30 pm
The President participates in an Ambassador Credentialing Ceremony
Oval Office
Closed Press
4:15 pm
The President meets with Secretary of Defense Hagel
Oval Office
Closed Press
In-Town
Pool Call Time: 
9:00AM
Wires: 
AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: 
AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: 
CNN
Print: 
Washington Blade
Radio: 
CBS