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The Schedule

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Yesterday

The Schedule

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February 6, 2016

The Schedule

No public schedule available at this time.

February 5, 2016

The Schedule

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 Senator Bob Casey to discuss national security issues and legislative priorities for the year ahead. This meeting in the Oval Office is closed press.

In the afternoon, the Vice President will depart Washington, DC en route Wilmington, Delaware.

All times ET

10:00 AM

The President and the Vice President receive the Presidential Daily Briefing

Oval Office Closed Press

11:35 AM

The President meets with Senator Bob Casey

Oval Office Closed Press

12:30 PM

The President delivers a statement on the economy

Brady Press Briefing Room Open Press

In-Town  Pool Call Time: 9:30
Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: CBS
Print: NY Times
Radio: NPR

February 4, 2016

The Schedule

In the morning, the President and the First Lady will attend the National Prayer Breakfast at the Washington Hilton. The President’s remarks will be pooled press. The Vice President will host a breakfast meeting with President Juan Manuel Santos of Colombia at the Naval Observatory. This meeting is closed press.

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

In the afternoon, the President will welcome the 2015 NBA Champion Golden State Warriors to the White House to honor the team on winning their Championship title. This event in the East Room will be open press.

Later in the afternoon, the President will hold a bilateral meeting with President Juan Manuel Santos of Colombia; the Vice President will also attend. There will be a pool spray at the top of this meeting in the Oval Office. 

Afterward, the President will deliver remarks at a reception for Plan Colombia, the joint effort to create a safer, more prosperous future for Colombians. The Vice President will also attend.  The President’s remarks in the East Room will be pooled press.

This evening, Dr. Biden will attend a reception celebrating the USO's 75th Anniversary. Dr. Biden will deliver remarks during the event at the Hay-Adams Hotel in Washington, DC, which will be open to pre-credentialed media.

All times ET

8:00 AM

The President and the First Lady attend the National Prayer Breakfast; the President delivers remarks

Washington Hilton Pooled Press In-Town Travel Pool Gather 7:20AM – North Doors of the Palm Room

11:40 AM

The President and the Vice President receive the Presidential Daily Briefing

Oval Office Closed Press

1:55 PM

The President honors the 2015 NBA Champion Golden State Warriors

East Room Open Press Pre-Set 12:15PM; Final Gather 1:15PM – North Doors of the Palm Room

4:20 PM

The President holds a bilateral meeting with President Santos of Colombia; The Vice President also attends

Oval Office Pool Spray at the Top Final Gather 3:55PM – Brady Press Briefing Room

5:15 PM

The President delivers remarks at a reception for Plan Colombia; The Vice President also attends

East Room Pooled Press Pre-Set 4:00PM; Final Gather 4:50PM – North Doors of the Palm Room

February 3, 2016

The Schedule

In the morning, the President will travel to Baltimore, Maryland to visit the Islamic Society of Baltimore mosque to celebrate the contributions Muslim Americans make to our nation and reaffirm the importance of religious freedom to our way of life. During the visit, the President will hold a roundtable with Muslim community members and deliver remarks. The visit reiterates the importance of staying true to our core values – welcoming our fellow Americans, speaking out against bigotry, rejecting indifference, and protecting our nation’s tradition of religious freedom. There will be a pool spray at the top of the roundtable and travel pool coverage of the President’s remarks. The President’s departure from and arrival to the South Lawn are open press. 

In the morning, the Vice President will meet with Speaker of the Iraqi Parliament Salim al-Jabouri at the White House. This meeting is closed press. In the afternoon, the Vice President will attend meetings at the White House.

All times ET

10:05 AM

The President departs the White House

South Lawn Open Press Final Gather 9:50AM – North Doors of the Palm Room

10:40 AM

The President holds a roundtable with Muslim community members

Islamic Society of Baltimore, Baltimore, MD Pool Spray at the Top Out-of-Town Travel Pool Gather Time 8:40AM - Stakeout Location

12:05 PM

The President delivers remarks

Islamic Society of Baltimore, Baltimore, MD Travel Pool Coverage

1:55 PM

The President arrives the White House

South Lawn Open Press Final Gather 1:35PM – North Doors of the Palm Room

February 2, 2016

The Schedule

In the morning, the President will meet with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and House Speaker Paul Ryan to discuss legislative priorities for the coming months; the Vice President will also attend. Building on the bipartisan budget agreement the President signed into law last year, they will discuss areas of cooperation for the year ahead, and opportunities for Congress to work together to deliver for the American people. This meeting in the Oval Office will be closed press. 

In the afternoon, the President will have lunch with House Speaker Paul Ryan in the Private Dining Room. This lunch is closed press. The Vice President will attend meetings at the White House.

All times ET

11:15 AM

The President meets with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and House Speaker Paul Ryan; The Vice President also attends

Oval Office Closed Press

12:30 PM

The President has lunch with House Speaker Paul Ryan

Private Dining Room Closed Press

In-Town  Pool Call Time: 9:30
Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: FOX
Print: National Journal
Radio: AURN

February 1, 2016

The Schedule

In the morning, the President will receive the Presidential Daily Briefing in the Oval Office. This meeting is closed press. The Vice President will attend meetings at the White House.

Later in the morning, the President will meet with Secretary of Health and Human Services Burwell in the Oval Office. This meeting is closed press.

 In the afternoon, the President and Vice President meet with Administration officials serving on the White House Task Force on Cancer in the Vice President’s Ceremonial Office. This meeting is closed press.

All times ET

10:00 AM

The President receives the Presidential Daily Briefing

Oval Office Closed Press

11:45 AM

The President meets with Secretary of Health and Human Services Burwell

Oval Office Closed Press

2:00 PM

The President and the Vice President meet with Administration officials serving on the White House Task Force on Cancer

Vice President’s Ceremonial Office, Eisenhower Executive Office Building Closed Press

In-Town  Pool Call Time: 9:30
Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: CNN
Print: Media News
Radio: AP

January 31, 2016

The Schedule

No public schedule available at this time.

In-Town  Pool Call Time: 11:00AM
Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: CBS
Print: McClatchy
Radio: ABC

January 30, 2016

The Schedule

No public schedule available at this time.

In-Town  Pool Call Time: 11:00AM
Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: ABC
Print: Huffington Post
Radio: WW1