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POTUS Events: Athletes and Faith Leaders

President Obama in the Oval Office of the White House, August 18, 2009. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

By Sarah Lovenheim
President Obama's starts his day with his routine briefings, followed by a meeting with his senior advisers.

No other events appear on his schedule until 4:30 p.m., the hour in which he honors 2008 Sprint Cup Champion Jimmie Johnson at the White House. Former NASCAR champions and others from the 2008 Chase for the Sprint Cup will attend.

At 5:30 p.m., Obama discusses health insurance reform in a conference call with faith leaders.

White House press secretary Robert Gibbs delivers the daily press briefing at 1:30 p.m.

Posted at 7:20 AM ET on Aug 19, 2009  | Category:  The Daybook
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President Obama yes, getting your agenda through, will take great 'FAITH'. Together we are all adding "work" to that and hopefully the country can in time address its domestic agenda fully, with some success.

Posted by: Victoria5 | August 19, 2009 9:41 AM

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