The Daily Schedule

By Dan Froomkin
9:42 AM ET, 01/29/2009

Today's public schedule for President Obama and Vice President Biden, after the jump.


President Barack Obama will deliver remarks and sign the Lilly Ledbetter Bill tomorrow morning in the East Room. Following the signing the President will briefly drop by a reception where Mrs. Obama and Lilly Ledbetter will speak. This bill will be a big step forward not just for women, but for families. It is not only a measure of fairness, but can be the difference for families struggling to make ends meet during these difficult times. The remarks and bill signing are open to print and riser space is already allocated.

The President will receive the Presidential Daily Briefing, the Economic Daily Briefing and attend a meeting with senior advisors tomorrow morning in the Oval Office. In the afternoon, President Obama will hold a meeting with Vice President Biden and Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner in the Oval Office. There will be a pool spray at the top of the meeting. The President will meet with Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in the Oval Office. This will be closed press.

Press Schedule for January 28, 2009


6:45am POOL CALL TIME (outside north doors of the Palm Room)

10:00am THE PRESIDENT signs Ledbetter Bill, Mrs. Obama will also attend

                     East Room

                     OPEN PRESS (Pre-set 8:30am Final Gather Time: 9:30am)

10:40am THE PRESIDENT will stop by a reception

                    State Dining Room

                    Closed Press

11:00am THE PRESIDENT receives Presidential Daily Briefing

                    Oval Office

                    Closed Press

11:30am THE PRESIDENT receives Economic Daily Briefing

                    Oval Office

                    Closed Press

11:50am THE PRESIDENT meets with senior advisors

                    Oval Office

                    Closed Press

3:00pm THE PRESIDENT meets with Vice President and Treasury Secretary

                    Oval Office

                    POOL SPRAY (Gather time: 2:30)

3:45pm THE PRESIDENT meets with Secretary of State

                    Oval Office

                    Closed Press

Briefing Schedule

1:45 PM Briefing by Press Secretary Robert Gibbs

                    James S. Brady Briefing Room


Thursday, January 29th, 2009: The Vice President will be in Washington D.C. today. He will have a breakfast meeting at the Naval Observatory with Secretary of Health and Human Services-designee Tom Daschle. The Vice President will then join the President for the signing ceremony for the Lily Ledbetter Bill in the East Room. The Vice President will then attend the Presidentâ¿¿s Daily Briefing and the Presidentâ¿¿s economic briefing. He will also join the President for meetings with Secretary of Treasury Timothy Geithner and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.

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