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November 7, 2015

The Schedule

No public schedule available at this time.

November 6, 2015

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 have lunch with the Vice President in the Private Dining Room. This lunch is closed press.

All times ET

10:00 AM

The President and the Vice President receive the Presidential Daily Briefing

Oval Office Closed Press

12:00 PM

Press Briefing by Press Secretary Josh Earnest

12:30 PM

The President and the Vice President meet for lunch

Private Dining Room Closed Press

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

November 5, 2015

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 the latest installment of “Live from the White House” by conducting a round of interviews with radio hosts from Tampa, Atlanta, Dallas, Kansas City, and Seattle to discuss the Affordable Care Act and the importance of reducing the number of people without health insurance. While in Washington, the local anchors will spend the day at the White House with the President’s top advisers. These interviews are embargoed until 5:00PM EDT. The interviews will take place in the Oval Office.

Later in the afternoon, the President will deliver remarks to tribal leaders and take part in a conversation with Native youth at the 2015 White House Tribal Nations Conference at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center in Washington, DC. Each federally recognized tribe was invited to send one representative to the conference. This will be the seventh White House Tribal Nations Conference for the Obama Administration, and continues to build upon the President’s commitment to strengthen the government-to-government relationship with Indian Country and to improve the lives of American Indians and Alaska Natives, with an emphasis on increasing opportunity for Native youth. The President’s remarks are pooled for TV and open to limited pre-credentialed still photographers and correspondents.

All times ET

10:30 AM

The President and the Vice President receive the Presidential Daily Briefing

Oval Office Closed Press

12:30 PM

Press Briefing by Press Secretary Josh Earnest

2:10 PM

The President is interviewed by local radio hosts participating in “Live from the White House”

Oval Office

3:00 PM

The Vice President delivers remarks at the National League of Cities 2015 Congress of Cities and Exposition

Nashville Music City Center, Nashville, Tennessee Open Press

4:15 PM

The President delivers remarks at the 2015 White House Tribal Nations Conference

Ronald Reagan Building, Washington, DC Pooled TV, Open to Correspondents In-Town Travel Pool Gather 3:30PM – 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: NBC
Print: Yahoo
Radio: AP

November 4, 2015

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 Affordable Care Act in-person assisters and volunteers to discuss open enrollment. This call in the Oval Office is closed press.

In the evening, the President will deliver remarks and take questions at a DNC event. There will be print pool coverage of the President’s remarks only.

All times ET

10:30 AM

The President and the Vice President receive the Presidential Daily Briefing

Oval Office Closed Press

12:30 PM

Press Briefing by Press Secretary Josh Earnest

2:30 PM

The President participates in a conference call with ACA in-person assisters and volunteers

Oval Office Closed Press

5:40 PM

The President delivers remarks and takes questions at a DNC event

Private Residence, Potomac, Maryland Print Pool In-Town Travel Pool Gather Time 4:45 PM – 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: FOX
Print: Washington Times
Radio: ABC

November 3, 2015

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 attend meetings at the White House.  

All times ET

10:30 AM

The President and the Vice President will receive the Presidential Daily Briefing

Oval Office Closed Press

In-Town  Pool Call Time: 9:30 AM
Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: CNN
Print: Washington Post
Radio: WW1

November 2, 2015

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.

Afterward, the President will travel to the Newark, New Jersey. The departure from the South Lawn is open press, and the arrival at Newark Liberty International Airport is open to pre-credentialed media.

While in Newark, the President will highlight the re-entry process of formerly incarcerated individuals who are working to put their lives back on track and earn their second chance. He will be joined by Senator Booker and Mayor Baraka. The President will visit a residential facility, Integrity House, and later convene a roundtable discussion at Rutgers University – Newark, Center for Law & Justice, where he will also deliver a statement. There will be travel pool coverage of the President’s visit to Integrity House. There will be a travel pool spray at the top of the roundtable, and the President’s statement at Rutgers University – Newark, Center for Law & Justice is pooled for TV and open to limited pre-credentialed still photographers and correspondents.

In the afternoon, the President will travel to New York, New York to deliver remarks and take questions at a DCCC event at a private residence and deliver remarks at a DNC event at Richard Rodgers Theatre. There will be print pool coverage of the President’s remarks at the DCCC event and travel pool coverage of the President’s remarks at the DNC event.

In the evening, the President will depart New York en route Washington, DC. The departure from Downtown Manhattan Heliport will be covered by the travel pool, the departure from Newark Liberty International Airport is open to pre-credentialed media, and the arrival on the South Lawn is open press.

All times ET

10:00 AM

The President and the Vice President receive the Presidential Daily Briefing

Oval Office Closed Press

11:55 AM

The President departs the White House en route Joint Base Andrews

South Lawn Open Press Final Gather 11:25AM - North Doors of the Palm Room

12:10 PM

The President departs Joint Base Andrews en route Newark, New Jersey

Travel Pool Coverage Call Time 10:30AM – Virginia Gate, Joint Base Andrews

1:05 PM

The President arrives Newark, New Jersey

Newark Liberty International Airport Open to pre-credentialed media

1:25 PM

The President visits Integrity House

Integrity House, Newark, New Jersey Travel Pool Coverage

3:15 PM

The President convenes a roundtable discussion

Rutgers University – Newark, Center for Law & Justice, Newark, New Jersey Pool Spray at the Top

4:20 PM

The President delivers a statement

Rutgers University – Newark, Center for Law & Justice, Newark, New Jersey Pooled TV, Open to Correspondents

7:00 PM

The President delivers remarks and answers questions at a DCCC event

Private Residence, New York Print Pool

8:05 PM

The President delivers remarks at a DNC event

Richard Rodgers Theatre, New York Travel Pool Coverage

9:50 PM

The President departs New York en route Newark, New Jersey

Downtown Manhattan Heliport, New York Travel Pool Coverage

10:05 PM

The President departs Newark en route Washington, DC

Newark Liberty International Airport Open to pre-credentialed media

11:05 PM

The President arrives Joint Base Andrews

Travel Pool Coverage

11:15 PM

The President arrives the White House

South Lawn Open Press Final Gather 10:50PM – 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: CBS
Print: Washington Examiner
Radio: VOA
Out-of-Town  Pool Call Time: 10:30 AM
Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: CBS
Print: Buzzfeed

November 1, 2015

The Schedule

No public schedule available at this time.

October 31, 2015

The Schedule

No public schedule available at this time.

October 30, 2015

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 evening, the President and the First Lady will welcome local children and children of military families to trick-or-treat at the South Portico of the White House. There will be pooled press coverage of this event.

All times ET

10:30 AM

The President and the Vice President receive the Presidential Daily Briefing

Oval Office Closed Press

12:30 PM

Press Briefing by Press Secretary Josh Earnest

5:15 PM

The President and the First Lady welcome local children and children of military families to trick-or-treat at the White House

South Portico Pooled Press Pre-Set 3:00PM; Final Gather 5:00PM – 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: FOX
Print: USA Today
Radio: SRN

October 29, 2015

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 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 Defense Carter in the Oval Office; the Vice President will also attend. This meeting is closed press.

In the evening, the President will participate in a DCCC roundtable. This event at a private residence in McLean, Virginia is closed press.

All times ET

10:30 AM

The President and the Vice President receive the Presidential Daily Briefing

Oval Office Closed Press

12:30 PM

The President and the Vice President meet for lunch

Private Dining Room Closed Press

12:30 PM

Press Briefing by Press Secretary Josh Earnest

2:45 PM

The President meets with Secretary of Defense Carter; the Vice President also attends

Oval Office Closed Press

7:25 PM

The President participates in a DCCC roundtable

Private Residence, McLean, Virginia Closed Press

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