2011

White House Press Briefing – North Korea – Kim Jong Il – Dec. 19, 2011

White House Press Briefing – North Korea – Kim Jong Il – Dec. 19, 2011

  THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary For Immediate Release                                December 19, 2011   PRESS BRIEFING BY PRESS SECRETARY JAY CARNEY James S. Brady Press Briefing Room 2:50 P.M. EST MR. CARNEY:  Good afternoon, ladies and gentlemen.  Thank you for your patience.  Thanks for being here for your daily briefing.  I don’t have any announcements, so let’s go straight to questions.   Mr. Feller.   Q    Thanks, Jay.  […]

President Obama ‘Teddy Roosevelt’ Speech Osawatomie, Kansas December 6, 2011

President Obama ‘Teddy Roosevelt’ Speech Osawatomie, Kansas December 6, 2011

Remarks of President Barack Obama – Tuesday, December 6, 2011  Osawatomie, Kansas  As Prepared for Delivery —   Good afternoon.  I want to start by thanking a few of the folks who’ve joined us today.  We’ve got the mayor of Osawatomie, Phil Dudley; your superintendent, Gary French; the principal of Osawatomie High, Doug Chisam.  And I’ve brought your former governor, who’s now doing an outstanding job as our Secretary of […]

President Obama Schedule – December 3-4, 2011

President Obama Schedule – December 3-4, 2011

WEEKEND GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR SATURDAY, DECEMBER 3, 2011 AND SUNDAY, DECEMBER 4, 2011 On Saturday, the President has no public events scheduled. On Sunday, the President and the First Lady will host the Kennedy Center Honorees Reception in the East Room. The President will deliver remarks. The President’s remarks are pooled press. Later, the President and the First Lady will attend the Kennedy Center Honors at the Kennedy […]

President Obama White House Briefing Schedule December 1, 2011

President Obama White House Briefing Schedule December 1, 2011

DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR THURSDAY, DECEMBER 1, 2011 In the morning, the President will deliver remarks at a World AIDS Day event hosted by the ONE Campaign and (RED) at George Washington University. The President’s remarks are open to pre-credentialed media. Later in the morning, the President will receive the Presidential Daily Briefing in the Oval Office. This meeting is closed press. In the evening, the First Family […]

White House Christmas 2011 Shine, Give, Share

White House Christmas 2011 Shine, Give, Share

White House Christmas – Shine, Give, Share The theme for the White House Christmas 2011 is Shine, Give, Share – celebrating the countless ways we can lift up those around us, put our best self forward in the spirit of the season, spend time with friends and family, celebrate the joy of giving to others, and share our blessings with all. Shine, Give, Share Décor – The theme translates to […]

President Obama, White House Briefing Schedule for Wednesday, November 30, 2011

President Obama, White House Briefing Schedule for Wednesday, November 30, 2011

President Obama visits a school then it is off to Three Campaign events DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 30, 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 depart the White House en route Scranton, Pennsylvania. The departure from the South Lawn and the arrival at Wilkes Barre/Scranton International […]

President Obama White House Briefing Schedule Tuesday November 29, 2011

President Obama White House Briefing Schedule Tuesday November 29, 2011

DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 29, 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 host Prime Minister Mark Rutte of the Netherlands for a meeting in the Oval Office.  The United States and the Netherlands have a close economic relationship that supports jobs in both countries.  The Netherlands […]

President Obama, White House, Briefing Schedule Monday, November 28, 2011

President Obama, White House, Briefing Schedule Monday, November 28, 2011

DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR  MONDAY, NOVEMBER 28, 2011 In the morning, the President will receive the Presidential Daily Briefing in the Oval Office. This meeting is closed press. Later in the morning, the President will welcome the leaders of the European Union to a summit at the White House.  The President looks forward to meeting with European Council President Herman Van Rompuy, European Commission President José Manuel Barroso, […]

Updated:  President Obama, White House, Press Briefing Schedule – Weekend November 25-27, 2011

Updated: President Obama, White House, Press Briefing Schedule – Weekend November 25-27, 2011

On Saturday, the First Family will attend the Oregon State vs. Towson basketball game in Maryland. The President and First Lady’s departure and arrival on the South Lawn will be open press.   EST 8:15AM          In-Town Pool Call Time 1:15PM            THE PRESIDENT and THE FIRST LADY depart the White House en route Towson, Maryland                         South Lawn    Open Press (Final Gather 12:45PM – North Doors of the […]

President Barack Obama Thanksgiving Proclamation – November 24, 2011

President Barack Obama Thanksgiving Proclamation – November 24, 2011

Presidential Proclamation — Thanksgiving Day, 2011 BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA A PROCLAMATION One of our Nation’s oldest and most cherished traditions, Thanksgiving Day brings us closer to our loved ones and invites us to reflect on the blessings that enrich our lives.  The observance recalls the celebration of an autumn harvest centuries ago, when the Wampanoag tribe joined the Pilgrims at Plymouth Colony to share […]