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March 20, 2016

The Schedule

No public schedule available at this time.

March 19, 2016

The Schedule

No public schedule available at this time.

March 18, 2016

The Schedule

 Today, the President will attend meetings at the White House. The Vice President will be in Wilmington, Delaware. There are no public events scheduled.

All times ET

12:30 PM

Press Briefing by Press Secretary Josh Earnest

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

March 17, 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.

In the afternoon, the President will participate in a conference call with stakeholders to thank them for their work in support of Chief Judge Garland’s confirmation process. This call in the Oval Office is closed press.

Later 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

12:15 PM

The President participates in a conference call on Chief Judge Garland’s confirmation process

Oval Office Closed Press

1:15 PM

Press Briefing by Press Secretary Josh Earnest

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

March 16, 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.

In the afternoon, the President will hold a roundtable with Cuban-American leaders, including civil society advocates, faith leaders, and representatives from the private sector, in advance of the his trip to Cuba. The meeting will provide another opportunity to continue the important dialogue surrounding the President's efforts to normalize relations with Cuba, including through increased opportunities for direct engagement with the Cuban people. This meeting in the Roosevelt Room is closed press.

Later in the afternoon, the President will deliver remarks a reception for Women’s History Month. The President’s remarks in the East Room will be pooled press.

In the morning, the President will deliver a statement announcing his nominee to the United States Supreme Court. This statement in the Rose Garden will be open press.

All times ET

10:00 AM

The President and the Vice President receive the Presidential Daily Briefing

Oval Office Closed Press

11:00 AM

The President delivers a statement announcing his nominee to the United States Supreme Court

Rose Garden Open Press (Pre-set 9:30AM; Final Gather 10:40AM – North Doors of the Palm Room)

3:15 PM

The President holds a roundtable with Cuban-American leaders

Roosevelt Room

5:10 PM

The President delivers remarks at a reception for Women’s History Month

East Room Pooled Press (Pre-set 4:00PM; Final Gather 4:45PM – North Doors of the Palm Room)

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

March 15, 2016

The Schedule

In the morning, the Vice President will host a St. Patrick’s Day breakfast in honor of Taoiseach Kenny of Ireland at the Naval Observatory. Remarks at the top of the event will be pooled press.

Later in the morning, the President will hold a bilateral meeting with Taoiseach Kenny of Ireland; the Vice President will also attend. There will be a pool spray at the bottom of this meeting in the Oval Office. 

Afterwards, the President and the Vice President will travel to the U.S. Capitol for the Friends of Ireland Luncheon. There will be a pool spray at the top of this lunch.

In the afternoon, the Vice President will meet with First Minister Arlene Foster and Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness of Northern Ireland at the White House. This meeting is closed press.

In the evening, the President will deliver remarks at a reception for St. Patrick’s Day at the White House; the Vice President will also attend. The President’s remarks in the East Room will be pooled press.

All times ET

10:30 AM

The President holds a bilateral meeting with Taoiseach Kenny of Ireland; the Vice President also attends

Oval Office Pool Spray at the Bottom Gather Time 11:00AM – Brady Press Briefing Room

12:00 PM

The President and the Vice President attend the Friends of Ireland Luncheon

U.S. Capitol Pool Spray at the Top In-Town Travel Pool Gather Time 11:20AM – North Doors of the Palm Room

4:45 PM

The President delivers remarks a reception for St. Patrick’s Day; the Vice President also attends

East Room Pooled Press Pre-set 3:00PM; Final Gather 4:20PM – North Doors of the Palm Room

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

March 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 visit the State Department to deliver remarks at the Chief of Missions Conference. There will be pooled coverage of the President’s remarks.

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 Vice President will visit the State Department to deliver remarks at the Chief of Missions Conference. These remarks will be closed press.


Afterward, the President will deliver brief opening remarks to the performance of musical selections from Hamilton. This will be a culmination of a daylong event hosted by the First Lady for students with the Broadway cast of Hamilton. The President’s remarks and the opening number of the performance will be pooled press and streamed live at WhiteHouse.gov/live.

 

 

All times ET

10:00 AM

The President and Vice President receive the Presidential Daily Briefing

Oval Office Closed Press

11:15 AM

The President delivers remarks at the Chief of Missions Conference

State Department Travel Pool Coverage In-Town Pool Gather 10:35AM – North Doors of the Palm Room

12:30 PM

The President and Vice President meet for lunch

Private Dining Room Closed Press

5:30 PM

The President and the First Lady host the Broadway cast of Hamilton for a performance of musical selections

East Room Pooled Press Pre-Set 4:15PM; Final Gather 5:00PM – North Doors of the Palm Room

In-Town  Pool Call Time: 9:30
Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: NBC
Print: Regional Reporters
Radio: WW1

March 13, 2016

The Schedule

No public schedule available at this time.

March 12, 2016

The Schedule

No public schedule available at this time.

March 11, 2016

The Schedule

In the morning, the President will travel to Austin, Texas. The departure from the South Lawn is open press, and the arrival at the Austin Bergstrom International Airport is open to pre-credentialed media.

While in Austin, the President will participate in South by Southwest Interactive to engage in a panel conversation about civic engagement in the 21st Century before an audience of creators, early adopters and entrepreneurs who are defining the future of our connected lives. This event at Long Center for Performing Arts is open to pre-credentialed media.

In the afternoon, the President will deliver remarks at a DNC reception. There will be pooled press coverage of this event at Austin Music Hall.

Afterward, the President will deliver remarks and take questions at a DNC event at a private residence. There will be print pool coverage of the President’s remarks. 

In the evening, the President will depart Austin en route Dallas, Texas. The departure from Austin Bergstrom International Airport and arrival at Dartfort Fueling-Dallas Love Airport are open to pre-credentialed media. 

The Vice President and Dr. Biden will depart Amman, Jordan en route Wilmington, Delaware.

The President will remain overnight in Dallas.

All times ET

10:35 AM

The President departs the White House en route Joint Base Andrews

South Lawn Open Press Final Gather 10:15AM - North Doors of the Palm Room

10:50 AM

The President departs Joint Base Andrews en route Austin, Texas

Joint Base Andrews Travel Pool Coverage Call Time 9:15AM – Virginia Gate, Joint Base Andrews

2:10 PM

The President arrives Austin, Texas

Austin Bergstrom International Airport Open to pre-credentialed media

3:40 PM

The President participates in South by Southwest Interactive

Long Center for Performing Arts, Austin, Texas Open to pre-credentialed media

5:40 PM

The President delivers remarks at a DNC event

Austin Music Hall, Austin, Texas Travel Pool Coverage

7:20 PM

The President delivers remarks and takes questions at a DNC event

Private Residence, Austin, Texas Print Pool for Remarks Only

8:45 PM

The President departs Austin, Texas

Austin Bergstrom International Airport Open to pre-credentialed media

9:35 PM

The President arrives Dallas, Texas

Dartfort Fueling-Dallas Love Airport Open to pre-credentialed media

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