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July 8, 2016

The Schedule

In the morning, the President will meet with the Presidents of the European Council and the European Commission to discuss U.S.-EU cooperation across a range of shared priorities, including countering terrorism, fostering economic growth and prosperity, and addressing the global refugee crisis. There will be a pool spray at the top of this meeting. Afterward, the leaders will deliver statements. There will be pool coverage of these statements.

Later in the morning, the President will hold a bilateral meeting with NATO Secretary General Stoltenberg. There will be a pool spray at the bottom of this meeting.

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

Later the afternoon, the President will hold a bilateral meeting with President Duda of Poland to discuss U.S.-Polish relations, reaffirm the American commitment to Poland’s security, and exchange views on the broader security environment in Europe. Afterward, the leaders will deliver statements. The meeting will be closed press, and there will be pool coverage of the statements.

Afterward, the President will participate in a NATO family photo and attend a session of the NATO Alliance Council. There will be limited pool coverage of the family photo and at the top of the NATO session.

In the evening, the President will participate in a NATO family photo and attend a working dinner with NATO leaders. There will be limited pool coverage of the family photo, and the dinner will be closed press.

The President will remain overnight in Warsaw.

All times ET

3:55 AM

The President meets with the Presidents of the European Council and the European Commission

Warsaw Marriott Pool Spray at the Top

4:55 AM

The President delivers a statement with the Presidents of the European Council and the European Commission

Warsaw Marriott Travel Pool Coverage

5:20 AM

The President holds a bilateral meeting with NATO Secretary General Stoltenberg

Warsaw Marriott Pool Spray at the Bottom

6:05 AM

The President participates in an Embassy meet and greet

Warsaw Marriott Closed Press

7:30 AM

The President holds a bilateral meeting with President Duda of Poland

Pge Narodowy Closed Press

8:20 AM

The President delivers a statement with President Duda of Poland

Pge Narodowy Travel Pool Coverage

9:15 AM

The President participates in a NATO family photo

Pge Narodowy Limited Pool Coverage

9:30 AM

The President attends a session of the North Atlantic Council

Pge Narodowy Limited Pool Spray at the Top

2:15 PM

The President participates in a NATO family photo

Presidential Palace Limited Pool Coverage

2:30 PM

The President attends a working dinner with NATO leaders

Presidential Palace Closed Press

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

July 7, 2016

The Schedule

In the morning, the President will travel to Warsaw, Poland to attend the 2016 NATO Summit, his fifth and final Summit with NATO leaders. The meeting will afford an opportunity to underscore Alliance solidarity, to advance efforts to bolster security to NATO's east and south, and to project stability through new partnerships beyond the North Atlantic area. The departure from the South Lawn is open press, and the arrival at Warsaw Chopin Airport will be pooled press.

Upon arrival in Warsaw, the President will deliver a statement about the reports of police shootings in Louisiana and Minnesota this week. The President’s statement will be pooled press.

The President will remain overnight in Warsaw.

All times ET

10:00 AM

The President departs the White House en route Joint Base Andrews

South Lawn Open Press Final Gather 9:45AM – North Doors of the Palm Room

10:15 AM

The President departs Joint Base Andrews en route Warsaw, Poland

Travel Pool Coverage Call Time 8:30AM – Virginia Gate, Joint Base Andrews

6:35 PM

The President arrives in Warsaw, Poland

Warsaw Chopin Airport Pooled Press

6:35 PM

The President delivers a statement

Warsaw Marriott Pooled Press

In-Town  Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: NBC
Print: Washington Examiner
Radio: FOX
Out-of-Town  Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: FOX
Print: Washington Post

July 6, 2016

The Schedule

In the morning, the President will deliver a statement on Afghanistan. Secretary of Defense Ash Carter and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General Joseph Dunford will also attend. This statement in the Roosevelt Room is pooled press.

 

All times ET

10:00 AM

The President receives the Presidential Daily Briefing

Oval Office Closed Press

10:25 AM

The President delivers a statement on Afghanistan

Roosevelt Room Pooled Press (Final Gather 10:05AM – Brady Press Briefing Room)

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

July 5, 2016

The Schedule

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

In the afternoon, the President will travel to Charlotte, North Carolina with Secretary Clinton. The departure from the South Lawn is open press, and the arrival at North Carolina Air National Guard Base is open to pre-credentialed media.

While in Charlotte, the President and Secretary Clinton will deliver remarks at a Hillary for America campaign event. The remarks will be open press.

Afterward, the President will depart Charlotte, North Carolina en route Washington, DC. The departure from North Carolina Air National Guard Base is open to pre-credentialed media, and the arrival on the South Lawn is open press.

The Vice President will be in Wilmington, Delaware. 

All times ET

11:45 AM

The President receives the Presidential Daily Briefing

Oval Office Closed Press

1:05 PM

The President departs the White House en route Joint Base Andrews

South Lawn Open Press Final Gather 12:45PM – North Doors of the Palm Room

1:20 PM

The President and Secretary Clinton depart Joint Base Andrews en route Charlotte, North Carolina

Joint Base Andrews Out-of-Town Travel Pool Coverage: Call Time 12:00PM – Virginia Gate, Joint Base Andrews

2:25 PM

The President and Secretary Clinton arrive in Charlotte, North Carolina

North Carolina Air National Guard Base Open to pre-credentialed media

3:15 PM

The President and Secretary Clinton deliver remarks

Charlotte Convention Center, Charlotte, North Carolina Open Press

5:05 PM

The President departs Charlotte, North Carolina en route Washington, DC

North Carolina Air National Guard Base Open to pre-credentialed media

6:15 PM

The President arrives at Joint Base Andrews

Joint Base Andrews Out-of-Town Travel Pool Coverage

6:30 PM

The President arrives at the White House

South Lawn Open Press Final Gather 6:15PM – North Doors of the Palm Room

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

July 4, 2016

The Schedule

No public schedule available at this time.

In-Town  Pool Call Time: 10:15AM
Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: CBS
Print: USA Today
Radio: AP

July 3, 2016

The Schedule

No public schedule available at this time.

In-Town  Pool Call Time: 10:15AM
Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: ABC
Print: Tribune
Radio: ABC

July 2, 2016

The Schedule

No public schedule available at this time.

In-Town  Pool Call Time: 10:15AM
Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: NBC
Print: Tampa Bay Times
Radio: WW1

July 1, 2016

The Schedule

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 receive a briefing on the ongoing response to the Zika virus from members of his public health team including Secretary of Health and Human Services Sylvia Mathews Burwell, Director of NIH/NIAID Dr. Anthony Fauci, and Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Dr. Tom Frieden.  There will be a pool spray at the bottom of this meeting in the Oval Office.

In the morning, the Vice President and Dr. Biden will depart Washington, DC en route Aspen, Colorado, where, on Saturday, the Vice President will participate in an event on the Cancer Moonshot at the Aspen Ideas Festival. 

The Vice President and Dr. Biden will remain overnight in Aspen. 

All times ET

10:00 AM

The President receives the Presidential Daily Briefing

Oval Office Closed Press

10:20 AM

The President receives a briefing on the ongoing response to the Zika virus

Oval Office Pool Spray at the Bottom Final Gather 10:30AM– Brady Press Briefing Room

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

June 30, 2016

The Schedule

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

In the morning, the Vice President will depart Washington, DC en route Columbus, Ohio.

In the afternoon, the President will sign S. 337: FOIA Improvement Act of 2016 and S. 2328: Puerto Rico Oversight, Management, and Economic Stability Act. There will be a pool spray of this signing in the Oval Office.

 

All times ET

11:00 AM

The President receives the Presidential Daily Briefing

Oval Office Closed Press

12:00 PM

The Vice President will attend an event for Governor Ted Strickland

Renaissance Columbus Downtown Hotel Closed Press

3:00 PM

The Vice President will tour the Mobile Pediatric Clinic and Mobile Dental Clinic at the Langston Hughes Community Health and Education Center

Langston Hughes Community Health and Education Center Pooled Press

3:20 PM

The Vice President will deliver remarks at an event on the Cancer Moonshot

Langston Hughes Community Health and Education Center Open Press

4:00 PM

The President signs S. 337: FOIA Improvement Act of 2016 and S. 2328: Puerto Rico Oversight, Management, and Economic Stability Act

Oval Office Pool Spray Final Gather 3:45PM– Brady Press Briefing Room

6:15 PM

The Vice President will attend an event for Governor Ted Strickland

Intercontinental Hotel Cleveland Closed Press

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

June 29, 2016

The Schedule

In the morning, the President will travel to Ottawa, Canada to participate in the North American Leaders’ Summit. The departure from the South Lawn is open press, and the arrival at the Ottawa Macdonald-Cartier International Airport is open to pre-credentialed media.

Later in the morning, the President will be welcomed by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau of Canada. There will be pre-set pool coverage of the President’s arrival at the National Gallery of Canada.

Afterward, the President will participate in a bilateral meeting with President Enrique Peña Nieto of Mexico. There will be a pool spray at the bottom of this meeting.

Later, the President will participate in a North American Leaders’ Summit working session.There will be a pool spray at the top of this meeting.

In the afternoon, the President will participate in a leader photo before having a working lunch with Prime Minister Trudeau and President Nieto. The leader photo is pooled press while the working lunch is closed press.

Later in the afternoon, the President will participate in a trilateral press conference with Prime Minister Trudeau and President Nieto. This press conference is open to pre-credentialed media.

Afterward, the President will participate in an arrival ceremony at Parliament Hill and a bilateral meeting with Prime Minister Trudeau of Canada. The arrival ceremony will be pooled press, and there will be a limited pool spray at the top of the bilateral meeting.

Later, the President will address Parliament. The President’s remarks will be pooled press.

In the evening, the President will meet with Embassy personnel and families. This meeting is closed press.

Later in the evening, the President will depart Ottawa, Canada en route Washington, DC. The departure from the Ottawa Macdonald-Cartier International Airport is open to pre-credentialed media, and the arrival on the South Lawn is open press.

All times ET

8:35 AM

The President departs the White House en route Joint Base Andrews

Open Press Final gather 8:15AM-North Doors of the Palm Room

8:50 AM

The President departs Joint Base Andrews en route Ottawa, Canada

Joint Base Andrews Out-of-Town Travel Pool Coverage (Call Time 7:30AM – Virginia Gate, Joint Base Andrews)

10:15 AM

The President arrives in Ottawa, Canada

Ottawa Macdonald-Cartier International Airport Open to pre-credentialed media

10:50 AM

The President greets Prime Minister Trudeau of Canada

National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Canada Pre-Set Pool Coverage

10:55 AM

The President participates in a bilateral meeting with President Nietoof Mexico

Pool Spray at the Bottom Canadian Galleries, NAtional Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Canada

10:55 AM

The President participates in a bilateral meeting with President Nietoof Mexico

Pool Spray at the Bottom Canadian Galleries, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Canada

11:40 AM

The President participates in a North American Leaders’ Summit working session participates in a North American Leaders’ Summit working session

Canadian Galleries, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Canada Pool Spray at the Top

1:40 PM

The Presdient accompanies North American leaders for a family photo

National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Canada Travel Pool Coverage

1:55 PM

The President attends a working lunch

Garden Court, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Canada Closed Press

3:00 PM

The President participates in a trilateral press conference

Atrium, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Canada Open to pre-credentialed media

4:20 PM

The President participates in an arrival ceremony with Prime Minister Trudeau

Parliament Hill, Ottawa, Canada Travel Pool Coverage

4:35 PM

The President holds a bilateral meeting with Prime Minister Trudeau

Cabinet Room, Parliament Hill, Ottawa, Canada Limited Pool Spray at the Top

6:45 PM

The President participates in an Embassy meet and greet

Parliament Hill, Ottawa, Canada Closed Press

7:35 PM

The President departs Ottawa, Canada en route Washington, DC

Ottawa Macdonald-Cartier International Airport Open to pre-credentialed media

9:00 PM

The President arrives Joint Base Andrews

Out-of-Town Travel Pool Coverage

9:15 PM

The President arrives the White House

South Lawn Open Press Final Gather 8:55PM – North Doors of the Palm Room

In-Town  Pool Call Time: 7:45AM
Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: CBS
Print: Roll Call
Radio: Sirius XM
Out-of-Town  Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: CBS
Print: Wall Street Journal