DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR THURSDAY, DECEMBER 8, 2011
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 do a round of regional interviews with WISH, Indianapolis, Indiana; KSNV, Las Vegas, Nevada; WREG, Memphis, Tennessee; and WCHS, Portland, Maine. These interviews are embargoed until 5PM EST. The round of regional interviews in the Map Room is closed press.
In the evening, the President will deliver remarks at the Hanukkah Reception. The Vice President, First Lady, and Dr. Biden will attend. This event in the Grand Foyer is pooled press.
9:30AM Pool Call Time
9:30AM THE PRESIDENT receives the Presidential Daily Briefing
10:15AM THE PRESIDENT holds a meeting with House Democratic Leadership
1:50PM THE PRESIDENT is interviewed by regional television outlets
6:00PM THE PRESIDENT delivers remarks at the Hanukkah Reception; THE VICE PRESIDENT, FIRST LADY, and DR. BIDEN attend
Pool Press (Pre-Set 4:15PM; Final Gather 5:30PM – North Doors of the Palm Room)
11:30AM Press Briefing by Press Secretary Jay Carney