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POTUS Events: Commerce and Wonder

By Sarah Lovenheim
President Obama starts his day with his routine presidential briefing at 9:30 a.m., followed by his economic briefing at 10:00 a.m. and a meeting with his senior advisers at 10:30 a.m.

At a time not yet specified, Obama and Vice President Biden will introduce Obama's nominee for commerce secretary, former Washington governor Gary Locke.

Biden joins the president at 12:30 p.m. for a meeting with congressional Democratic leadership. At 3:00 p.m., Obama meets with Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner and the chairmen and ranking members of the Senate Banking Committee and the House. He delivers public remarks about financial regulatory reform at 3:45 p.m.

In the evening, first lady Michelle Obama joins the president in hosting a concert at The Library of Congress: "Stevie Wonder In Performance at the White House: The Library of Congress Gershwin Prize."

White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs delivers the press briefing at 1:00 p.m.

Posted at 8:42 AM ET on Feb 25, 2009  | Category:  The Daybook
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So nice to see you've put on the white hat today.

Reminds me of mark_in_austin's "Casablanca Moment" this weekend past, when he inspired this related item of interest:

Posted by: scrivener50 | February 25, 2009 1:44 PM

According to Human Rights lawyer, Ahmed Ghappour.

Posted by: JakeD | February 25, 2009 10:33 AM

More than one "glaring" error:

GTMO detainees have been abused MORE since Obama took over.

Posted by: JakeD | February 25, 2009 10:25 AM



We DO torture.

With silent radiation weaponry...

...approved by the Bush Justice Department for covert "use" on innocent but "targeted" U.S. citizens deemed "undesirables" or "dissidents."

Please read these articles. Then BAN radiation weaponry, the hand-held moral equivalent of the atom bomb. (Start by banning it from your White House detail.)

OR (if links are corrupted/disabled):


ps -- Please ask Stevie to play "Love's In Need of Love Today." We need it.

Posted by: scrivener50 | February 25, 2009 10:16 AM

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