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June 18, 2016

The Schedule

No public schedule available at this time.

June 17, 2016

The Schedule

In the morning, the President will hold a meeting with Deputy Crown Prince and Minister of Defense Mohammed bin Salman of Saudi Arabia.  The visit will underscore the deep strategic partnership between the United States and Saudi Arabia.  It will be an opportunity to further discuss issues of mutual concern including de-escalating regional conflicts, our campaign against ISIL, Saudi Arabia’s National Transformation Program, and efforts to further progress on the objectives agreed to at the U.S.-GCC Summit in April. The meeting is closed press.

Later in the morning, the First Family will travel to Carlsbad Caverns National Park to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the creation of America's national park system. The departure from the South Lawn is open press, and the arrival at Roswell International Air Center is open to pre-credentialed media.

In the afternoon, the First Family will tour Carlsbad Caverns. There will be a pool spray of the tour.

Later in the afternoon, the First Family will depart Roswell, New Mexico en route Yosemite Valley, California. The departure from the Roswell International Air Center and arrival at the Castle Airport is open to pre-credentialed media.

The First Family will remain overnight in the Yosemite Valley

All times ET

10:15 AM

The President meets with will meet with Deputy Crown Prince and Minister of Defense Mohammed bin Salman of Saudi Arabia

Oval Office Closed Press

11:35 AM

The First Family departs the White House en route Joint Base Andrews

South Lawn Open Press Final Gather 11:15AM-North Doors of the Palm Room

11:50 AM

The First Family departs Joint Base Andrews en route Roswell, New Mexico

Out of Town Travel Pool Coverage: Call Time 10:00AM-Virginia Gate, Joint Base Andrews

3:20 PM

The First Family arrives in Roswell, New Mexico

Roswell International Air Center Airport Open to pre-credentialed media

4:55 PM

The First Family tours the Carlsbad Caverns

Carlsbad Caverns, Carlsbad, New Mexico Travel Pool Spray

7:50 PM

The First Family departs Roswell, New Mexico en route Yosemite Valley, California

Roswell International Air Center Airport Open to pre-credentialed media

June 16, 2016

The Schedule

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

While in Orlando, the President and the Vice President will meet with families of victims of the attack. This visit will be closed press.

In the afternoon, the President will depart Orlando, Florida en route Washington, DC. The departure from Orlando International Airport is open to pre-credentialed media, and the arrival on the South Lawn is open press.

   

All times ET

10:20 AM

The President departs the White House en route Joint Base Andrews

South Lawn Open Press Final Gather 10:00AM – North Doors of the Palm Room

10:35 AM

The President departs Joint Base Andrews en route Orlando, Florida

Travel Pool Coverage Call Time 9:00AM – Virginia Gate, Joint Base Andrews

12:30 PM

The President arrives in Orlando, Florida

Orlando International Airport Open to pre-credentialed media

1:20 PM

The President and The Vice President meet with families of victims of the attack

Orlando, Florida Closed Press

4:35 PM

The President departs Orlando, Florida en route Washington, DC

Orlando International Airport Open to pre-credentialed media

6:25 PM

The President arrives Joint Base Andrews

Travel Pool Coverage

6:40 PM

The President arrives the White House

South Lawn Open Press Final Gather 6:20PM – North Doors of the Palm Room

In-Town  Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: FOX
Print: The Hill
Radio: NPR
Out-of-Town  Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: FOX
Print: Washington Times
Radio: VOA

June 15, 2016

The Schedule

In the morning, the President will meet with His Holiness the Dalai Lama at the White House. This meeting in the Map Room is closed press.

 

All times ET

10:15 AM

The President will meet with His Holiness the Dalai Lama

Map Room Closed Press

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

June 14, 2016

The Schedule

No public schedule available at this time.

June 13, 2016

The Schedule

In the morning, the President and the Vice President will receive the Presidential Daily Briefing in the Oval Office. FBI Director Comey, DHS Secretary Johnson, NCTC Director Rasmussen, and Deputy Attorney General Yates will join to provide an update on the investigation into the attack in Orlando, Florida. This meeting is closed press.

In the afternoon, the Vice President will attend meetings at the White House. 

All times ET

10:30 AM

The President and The Vice President receive the Presidential Daily Briefing with FBI Director Comey, DHS Secretary Johnson, NCTC Director Rasmussen, and Deputy Attorney General Yates.

Oval Office Closed Press

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

June 12, 2016

The Schedule

No public schedule available at this time.

June 11, 2016

The Schedule

No public schedule available at this time.

June 10, 2016

The Schedule

No public schedule available at this time.

In-Town  Pool Call Time: 9:00AM
Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: CNN
Print: CS Monitor
Radio: WW1

June 9, 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 Bernie Sanders. This meeting in the Oval Office is closed press. 

At 11:30 AM, the Vice President will hold a meeting with the President's Leadership Council of the Inter-American Dialogue. This meeting in the Vice President’s Ceremonial Office will be closed press.

In the afternoon, the President will have lunch with young men from the Washington, DC area who are participating in the White House Mentorship and Leadership Program. There will be a pool spray at the top of this meeting in the Diplomatic Room.

Later in the afternoon, the President will meet with Attorney General Loretta Lynch in the Oval Office. This meeting is closed press.

In the evening, the President will host a reception at the White House in recognition of LGBT Pride Month; the Vice President will also attend. There will be pooled press coverage of the President’s remarks in the East Room.

At 7:30 PM, the Vice President will deliver remarks at the American Constitution Society Conference Opening Dinner. These remarks at the Capital Hilton will be open press.

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

All times ET

10:30 AM

The President and the Vice President receive the Presidential Daily Briefing

Oval Office Closed Press

11:15 AM

The President meets with Senator Bernie Sanders

Oval Office Closed Press

11:30 AM

The Vice President will hold a meeting with the President's Leadership Council of the Inter-American Dialogue

Vice President's Ceremonial Office Closed Press

12:05 PM

The President has lunch with young men who are participating in the White House Mentorship and Leadership Program

Diplomatic Room Pool Spray at the Top (Gather Time 11:45AM – North Doors of the Palm Room)

3:25 PM

The President meets with Attorney General Lynch

Oval Office Closed Press

5:10 PM

The President hosts a reception to observe LGBT Pride Month; The Vice President also attends

East Room Pooled Press (Pre-Set 2:15PM; Final Gather 4:40PM – North Doors of the Palm Room)

7:30 PM

The Vice President will deliver remarks at the American Constitution Society Conference Opening Dinner.

Capital Hilton Open Press

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