THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary
DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR TUESDAY, MAY 29, 2012
In the afternoon, the President will meet with Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in the Oval Office. This meeting is closed press.
Later in the afternoon, the President will award the Presidential Medal of Freedom. The Medal of Freedom is our Nation’s highest civilian honor, presented to individuals who have made especially meritorious contributions to the security or national interests of the United States, to world peace, or to cultural or other significant public or private endeavors. The ceremony is open press.
In the evening, the President will meet with Secretary of Defense Panetta in the Oval Office. This meeting is closed press.
10:00AM Pool Call Time
10:30AM THE PRESIDENT receives the Presidential Daily Briefing
11:00AM THE PRESIDENT meets with senior advisors
2:45PM THE PRESIDENT meets with Secretary of State Clinton
3:25PM THE PRESIDENT and THE FIRST LADY honor recipients of the 2011 Medal of Freedom in a ceremony
Open Press (Pre-set 2:30PM – Final Gather at 3:00PM – North Doors of the Palm Room)
5:00PM THE PRESIDENT meets with Secretary of Defense Panetta
1:30PM Press Briefing by Press Secretary Jay Carney