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September 15, 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 deliver remarks at the 2016 Our Ocean Conference at the State Department. The President’s remarks will be pooled press.

In the evening, the President will deliver remarks at the 39th Annual Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute Public Policy Conference and Annual Awards Gala in Washington, DC. The President’s remarks will be open to pre-credentialed media.

All times ET

10:00 AM

The President and The Vice President receive the Presidential Daily Briefing

Oval Office Closed Press

11:05 AM

The President delivers remarks at the 2016 Our Ocean Conference

State Department Pooled Press (In-Town Travel Pool Gather Time 10:30AM – North Doors of the Palm Room)

7:55 PM

The President delivers remarks at the 39th Annual Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute Public Policy Conference and Annual Awards Gala

The Walter E. Washington Convention Center Open to pre-credentialed media (In-Town Travel Pool Gather Time 6:55PM – North Doors of the Palm Room)

September 14, 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 hold a bilateral meeting with State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi of Burma; the Vice President will also attend. There will be a pool spray at the bottom of this meeting in the Oval Office.

In the afternoon, the President will have lunch with the Vice President in the Private Dining Room. This lunch is closed press.

Later in the afternoon, the President will meet with Secretary of the Treasury Lew. This meeting in the Oval Office is closed press.

All times ET

10:30 AM

The President and The Vice President receive the Presidential Daily Briefing

Oval Office Closed Press

11:20 AM

The President holds a bilateral meeting with State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi of Burma; The Vice President also attends

Oval Office Pool Spray at the Bottom (Gather Time 12:00PM – Brady Press Briefing Room)

12:45 PM

The President and The Vice President meet for lunch

Private Dining Room Closed Press

4:00 PM

The President meets with Secretary of the Treasury Lew

Oval Office Closed Press

In-Town  Pool Call Time: 9:30AM
Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: FOX
Print: USA Today
Radio: Sirius XM

September 13, 2016

The Schedule

No public schedule available at this time.

All times ET

9:00 AM

The Vice President will attend meeting at the White House

White House Closed Press

Closed Press

10:00 AM

The President and The Vice President receive the Presidential Daily Briefing

Oval Office Closed Press

12:05 PM

The President departs the White House en route Joint Base Andrews

South Lawn, The White House Open Press

12:20 PM

The President departs Joint Base Andrews en route Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Joint Base Andrews Travel Pool Coverage (Call Time 10:50AM – Virginia Gate, Joint Base Andrews) Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP TV Corr & Crew: CNN Print: Christian Science Monitor

1:00 PM

The President arrives in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Philadelphia International Airport Open to pre-credentialed media

1:45 PM

The President delivers remarks at a Hillary for America campaign event

Eakin's Oval Open to pre-credentialed media

3:05 PM

The President participates in a DNC event

The Sonesta Closed Press

While in Philadelphia, the President participate in a DNC roundtable.

The Sonesta, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Closed Press

4:30 PM

The President departs Philadelphia, Pennsylvania en route New York, New York

Philadelphia International Airport Open to pre-credentialed media

5:10 PM

The President arrives in New York, New York

John F. Kennedy International Airport Open to pre-credentialed media

7:05 PM

The President delivers remarks and takes questions at a DCCC event

Private Residence Print Pool

8:40 PM

The President departs New York, New York en route Washington, DC

John F. Kennedy International Airport Open to pre-credentialed media

9:35 PM

The President arrives at Joint Base Andrews

Joint Base Andrews Travel Pool Spray Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP TV Corr & Crew: CNN Print: Christian Science Monitor

9:50 PM

The President arrives at the White House

South Lawn, The White House Open Press (Final Gather 9:30PM – North Doors of the Palm Room)

September 12, 2016

The Schedule

No public schedule available at this time.

All times ET

11:00 AM

The President receives the Presidential Daily Briefing

Oval Office Closed Press

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

 

 

11:15 AM

Vice President will deliever remarks

Central Piedmont Community College Open Press

At 11:15 AM, the Vice President will deliver remarks at an event highlighting the Administration's investments to support community colleges and businesses that are working together to create pathways to the middle class. These remarks at Central Piedmont Community College will be open press.

Afterwards, the Vice President will depart Charlotte, North Carolina en route Fort Mill, South Carolina.

1:15 PM

Vice President delievers remarks

White Homestead Closed Press

At 1:15 PM, the Vice President will deliver remarks at an event for South Carolina Congressional candidate Fran Person. This event at White Homestead will be closed press.

Afterwards, the Vice President will depart Fort Mill, South Carolina en route Raleigh, North Carolina. 

4:10 PM

The President meets with Congressional Leadership

Oval Office Closed Press

 

In the afternoon, the President will meet with Speaker Paul Ryan, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi in the Oval Office to discuss priorities for the remainder of the September session.  The President will also provide a readout of his visit to Asia. This meeting is closed press.

4:10 PM

The President meets with Congressional Leadership

The Oval Office Pool Spray at the Bottom

In the afternoon, the President will meet with Speaker Paul Ryan, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi in the Oval Office to discuss priorities for the remainder of the September session. The President will also provide a readout of his visit to Asia.

6:30 PM

Vice President delievers remarks

Closed Press

At 6:30 PM, the Vice President will deliver remarks at an event for the Democratic Governors Association and Attorney General Roy Cooper. These remarks at a private residence will be closed press.

Afterwards, the Vice President will depart Raleigh, North Carolina en route Washington, DC.

September 11, 2016

The Schedule

No public schedule available at this time.

All times ET

8:46 AM

The President observes a moment of silence to mark the 15th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks

White House Residence Closed Press

9:30 AM

The President delivers remarks at the Memorial Observance Ceremony

Pentagon Memorial Pooled TV, Open to Correspondents (In-Town Travel Pool Gather Time 8:45AM – North Doors of the Palm Room)

September 10, 2016

The Schedule

No public schedule available at this time.

In-Town  Pool Call Time: 8:00AM
Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: ABC
Print: Talking Points Memo
Radio: FOX

September 9, 2016

The Schedule

In the morning, the President will return to Washington, DC. The arrival on the South Lawn will be open press.

All times ET

12:45 AM

The President arrives Joint Base Andrews

Joint Base Andrews

September 8, 2016

The Schedule

In the morning, the President will attend a U.S.-ASEAN meeting. There will be a pool spray at the top of this meeting. Afterward, the President will participate in a family photo with EAS leaders and attend the EAS Summit. There will be pool coverage of the family photo, and there will be a pool spray at the top of the Summit meeting.

In the afternoon, the President will hold a bilateral meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi of India. There will be a pool spray at the top of this meeting.

Later in the afternoon, the President will hold a press conference. The press conference will be open to pre-credentialed media.

Afterward, the President will depart Laos en route Yokota Air Base, Japan on the way back to Washington, DC. The departure from Wattay International Airport will be open to pre-credentialed media. The President will then depart Japan en route Anchorage, Alaska on the way back to Washington, DC. 

All times ET

10:50 AM

The President arrives in Yokota, Japan and Air Force One refuels

Yokota Air Base, Japan

12:50 PM

The President departs Japan

8:15 PM

The President departs Alaska en route Washington, DC

Ted Stevens International Airport, Anchorage, Alaska

September 7, 2016

The Schedule

In the morning, the President will attend a U.S.-ASEAN meeting. There will be a pool spray at the top of this meeting. Afterward, the President will participate in a family photo with EAS leaders and attend the EAS Summit. There will be pool coverage of the family photo, and there will be a pool spray at the top of the Summit meeting.

In the afternoon, the President will hold a bilateral meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi of India. There will be a pool spray at the top of this meeting.

Later in the afternoon, the President will hold a press conference. The press conference will be open to pre-credentialed media.

Afterward, the President will depart Laos en route Yokota Air Base, Japan on the way back to Washington, DC. The departure from Wattay International Airport will be open to pre-credentialed media. The President will then depart Japan en route Anchorage, Alaska on the way back to Washington, DC.  

All times ET

12:30 AM

The President participates in an EAS family photo

National Convention Centre, Vientiane, Laos Pool Spray at the Top

2:20 AM

The President holds a press conference

Landmark Mekong Riverside Hotel, Vientiane, Laos Open to pre-credentialed media

3:20 AM

The President holds a bilateral meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi of India

Landmark Mekong Riverside, Vientiane, Laos Pool Spray at the Top

5:50 AM

The President departs Laos

Wattay International Airport, Vientiane, Laos Open to pre-credentialed media

11:15 PM

The President attends a U.S.-ASEAN meeting

National Convention Centre, Vientiane, Laos Pool Spray at the Top

11:30 PM

The President participates in an EAS family photo

National Convention Centre, Vientiane, Laos Pool Spray at the Top

11:45 PM

The President attends a U.S.-ASEAN meeting

National Convention Centre, Vientiane, Laos Pool Spray at the Top

September 6, 2016

The Schedule

In the morning, the President will participate in an arrival ceremony at the Presidential Palace. There will be pre-set pooled coverage of this ceremony.

Later in the morning, the President will hold a bilateral meeting with President Bounnhang Vorachith of Laos. There will be a pool spray at the top of this meeting. Afterward, the President will attend an official state luncheon. There will be pool coverage at the top for toasts and the first performance.

In the afternoon, the President will deliver remarks to the people of Laos. The President’s remarks will be open to pre-credentialed media.

Later in the afternoon, the President will meet with Embassy personnel and families. This meeting is closed press.

Afterward, the President will hold a bilateral meeting with President Rodrigo Duterte of the Philippines. There will be a pool spray at the bottom of this meeting.

The President will remain overnight in Laos. 

All times ET

12:25 AM

The President attends an official state luncheon

Presidential Palace, Vientiane, Laos Travel Pool Coverage Pool Coverage at the Top for Toasts and First Performance

2:25 AM

The President delivers remarks

Lao National Cultural Hall Open to pre-credentialed media

3:45 AM

The President participates in an Embassy meet and greet

Landmark Mekong Riverside Closed Press

5:10 AM

The President holds a bilateral meeting with President Rodrigo Duterte of the Philippines

Landmark Mekong Riverside, Vientiane, Laos Pool Spray at the Bottom

Out-of-Town  Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: NBC
Print: Tribune