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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

June 28, 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.

At 2:00 PM, the Vice President will hold a meeting with former Prime Minister of Ukraine Arseniy Yatsenyuk. This meeting at the White House will be closed press.

In the afternoon, the President and the Vice President will meet with Secretary of Defense Carter. This meeting in the Oval Office is closed press.

 

All times ET

2:00 AM

The Vice President will hold a meeting with former Prime Minister of Ukraine Arseniy Yatsenyuk.

The White House Closed Press

10:00 AM

The President and The Vice President receive the Presidential Daily Briefing

Oval Office Closed Press

3:15 PM

The President and The Vice President meet with Secretary of Defense Carter

Oval Office Closed Press

5:25 PM

The President addresses Parliament

House of Commons Chamber, Parliament Hill, Ottawa, Canada Travel Pool Spray

June 27, 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 participate in an Ambassador Credentialing Ceremony in the Oval Office. At this event, the President will receive the credentials from foreign Ambassadors recently posted in Washington. The presentation of credentials is a traditional ceremony that marks the formal beginning of an Ambassador’s service in Washington. This event is closed press. The following Ambassadors will attend:
 
His Excellency Leonidas Pantelides, Ambassador of the Republic of Cyprus
His Excellency Carlos Manuel Sada Solana, Ambassador of the United Mexican States
His Excellency Mohamedoun Daddah, Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Mauritania
Her Excellency Gladys Marithza Ruiz Sanchez, Ambassador of the Republic of Guatemala
His Excellency Essomba Etoundi, Ambassador of the Republic of Cameroon
His Excellency Theocharis Lalacos, Ambassador of the Hellenic Republic
His Excellency Anthony Wayne Jerome Phillips Spencer, Ambassador of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago
Her Excellency Claudia Ivette Canjura de Centeno, Ambassador of the Republic of El Salvador
His Excellency Christophe Pierre, Apostolic Nuncio
His Excellency Tihomir Anguelov Stoytchev, Ambassador of the Republic of Bulgaria
Her Excellency Dina Khalil Tawfiq Kawar, Ambassador of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan
 
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 welcome the 2015 WNBA Champions, the Minnesota Lynx, to honor the team and their WNBA championship victory. This event in the East Room is open press.
All times ET

9:30 AM

In-Town Pool Call Time

10:30 AM

THE PRESIDENT and THE VICE PRESIDENT receive the Presidential Daily Briefing

Oval Office Closed Press

11:40 AM

THE PRESIDENT participates in an Ambassador Credentialing Ceremony

Oval Office Closed Press

12:30 PM

THE PRESIDENT and THE VICE PRESIDENT meet for lunch

Private Dining Room Closed Press

4:50 PM

THE PRESIDENT welcomes the 2015 WNBA Champions, the Minnesota Lynx, to honor the team and their WNBA championship victory

East Room Open Press Pre-set 3:30PM; Final Gather 4:30PM – North Doors of the Palm Room

In-Town  Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: NBC
Print: Real Clear Politics
Radio: NPR

June 26, 2016

The Schedule

No public schedule available at this time.

June 25, 2016

The Schedule

No public schedule available at this time.

June 24, 2016

The Schedule

In the morning, the President will deliver remarks and participate in a discussion with Mark Zuckerberg and entrepreneurs at Stanford University’s Stanford Memorial Auditorium. This discussion is part of the Global Entrepreneurship Summit, the seventh installment of the Summit and final of his presidency, which will showcase America's diverse entrepreneurial spirit and feature entrepreneurs from across the globe. This event will be open to pre-credentialed media.
 
In the afternoon, the President will participate in a Google Portal virtual conversation with entrepreneurs. There will be a pool spray at the top of this event in the Stanford Memorial Auditorium.
 
Later in the afternoon, the President will travel to Seattle, Washington. The departure from Moffett Federal Airfield in San Jose, California and the arrival at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport in Seattle will be open to pre-credentialed media.
 
In the evening, the President will deliver remarks at a reception for Washington Governor Jay Inslee at the Washington State Convention Center. This event will be covered by the travel pool.
 
Later in the evening, the President will deliver remarks and take questions at a DCCC event at a private residence. There will be print pool coverage of the President’s remarks only.
 
The President will remain overnight in Seattle.
 
The Vice President will remain overnight in Dublin, Ireland.
All times ET

4:00 AM

The Vice President delivers remarks at the American Ireland Fund 40th Anniversary Gala

Trinity College Library Square Courtyard Open Press Media inquiries and RSVPs can be directed to dsheridan@kennedyprandbrand.ie

6:00 AM

The Vice President delivers remarks at Trinity College

Trinity College Public Theater Open Press Media inquiries and RSVPs can be directed to communications@tcd.ie

7:00 AM

The Vice President tours the Trinity College Library

Trinity College Library Pooled Press

12:00 PM

The Vice President delivers remarks on the Irish-American experience

Dublin Castle Open Press Media inquiries and RSVPs can be directed to press@ovp.eop.gov

2:45 PM

THE PRESIDENT delivers remarks and participates in a discussion with Mark Zuckerberg and entrepreneurs

Stanford Memorial Auditorium Open to pre-credentialed media

3:05 PM

THE PRESIDENT participates in a Google Portal virtual conversation with entrepreneurs

Stanford Memorial Auditorium Pool Spray at the Top

4:30 PM

THE PRESIDENT departs San Jose, California en route Seattle, Washington

Moffett Federal Airfield Open to pre-credentialed media

6:20 PM

THE PRESIDENT arrives in Seattle, Washington

Seattle-Tacoma International Airport Open to pre-credentialed media

9:55 PM

THE PRESIDENT delivers remarks at a reception for Washington Governor Jay Inslee

Washington State Convention Center Travel Pool Coverage

11:25 PM

THE PRESIDENT delivers remarks and takes questions at a DCCC event

Private Residence, Washington Print Pool Print Pool Coverage for Remarks Only

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

June 23, 2016

The Schedule

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

In the afternoon, the President will travel to San Francisco, California. The departure from the South Lawn is open press. The arrival at Moffett Federal Airfield in San Jose is open to pre-credentialed media, and the arrival in San Francisco will be covered by the travel pool.

The President will remain overnight in San Francisco.

All times ET

11:45 AM

The President meets with Secretary of the Treasury Lew

Oval Office Closed Press

11:45 AM

The President delivers a statement

Brady Press Briefing Room Open Press

2:55 PM

The President departs the White House en route Joint Base Andrews

South Lawn Open Press Final Gather 2:35pm-North Doors of the Palm Room

3:10 PM

The President departs Joint Base Andrews en route San Jose, California

Joint Base Andrews Out-of-Town Travel Pool Coverage: Call Time 1:45PM – Virginia Gate, Joint Base Andrews

8:30 PM

The President arrives in San Jose, California

Moffett Federal Air Field Open to pre-credentialed media

9:05 PM

The President arrives in San Francisco, California

Travel Pool Coverage

In-Town  Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: ABC
Print: NY Daily News
Radio: AP
Out-of-Town  Pool Call Time: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wires: AP, Reuters, AFP
Wire Photos: ABC
TV Corr & Crew: Buzzfeed