THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary August 9, 2011
In the morning, the President will receive the Presidential Daily Briefing in the Oval Office.
In the afternoon, the President will meet with Secretary of State Clinton in the Oval Office.
Later in the afternoon, the President will meet with Secretary of the Treasury Geithner in the Oval Office.
In the evening, the President will host an Iftar dinner celebrating Ramadan in the State Dining Room. This will be the third Iftar that President Obama has hosted, continuing the tradition of hosting Iftars that began annually under President Clinton and was continued by President George W. Bush. The invited guests include elected officials, religious and grassroots leaders in the Muslim American community, and leaders of diverse faiths. The President’s remarks are pooled press.
All times EDT
10:00AM THE PRESIDENT receives the Presidential Daily Briefing Oval Office
3:35PM THE PRESIDENT meets with Secretary of State Clinton Oval Office
4:00PM THE PRESIDENT meets with Secretary of the Treasury Geithner Oval Office
8:35PM THE PRESIDENT hosts an Iftar dinner celebrating Ramadan State Dining Room
12:30PM Press Briefing by Press Secretary Jay Carney