In the morning, the President and the Vice President will receive the Presidential Daily Briefing in the Oval Office. This meeting is closed press.
In the evening, the President will participate in a live town hall event with CNN’s Anderson Cooper on reducing gun violence in America. There will be limited pool coverage of this event at George Mason University. The President’s arrival and departure from the White House will be open press.
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The President and the Vice President receive the Presidential Daily Briefing
The President departs the White House
Final Gather 6:50 pm – North Doors of the Palm Room
The President participates in a live town hall event with CNN’s Anderson Cooper on reducing gun violence in America
George Mason University, Fairfax, VA
Limited Pool Coverage (In-Town Travel Pool Gather Time 6:00PM – Stakeout Location)
The President arrives at the White House
Final Gather 9:15PM – North Doors of the Palm Room
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In the morning, the President will receive the Presidential Daily Briefing in the Oval Office. This meeting is closed press.
In the afternoon, the President will meet with Attorney General Loretta Lynch, Deputy Attorney General Sally Yates, FBI Director James Comey and ATF Deputy Director Thomas to discuss what executive actions he can take to curb gun violence. There will be a pool spray at the top of this meeting in the Oval Office.
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The President receives the Presidential Daily Briefing
The President meets with Attorney General Loretta Lynch, Deputy Attorney General Sally Yates, FBI Director James Comey and ATF Deputy Director Thomas Brandon
Pool Spray at the Bottom
(Gather 1:50PM – Brady Press Briefing Room)
Source: The White House
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