Sunday, February 09, 2014

President Obama's Schedule, Monday, Feb. 10: State Visit From President Hollande Begins

The two Presidents will visit Thomas Jefferson's historic Monticello in Charlottesville, Virginia...

In the Oval Office, May 18, 2012
Washington, DC -  President Barack Obama will welcome President François Hollande to the United States on Monday afternoon, beginning the French leader's State Visit with a trip to Charlottesville, Virginia.  They will tour Monticello, the historic home of President Thomas JeffersonCLICK HERE for more details about the tour.

The President and First Lady Michelle Obama will host a State Dinner for Hollande on Tuesday evening.

CLICK HERE for President Hollande's schedule for his three-day visit to the United States.

THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
February 9, 2014
 
DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR
MONDAY, FEBRUARY 10, 2014


In the morning, the President and Vice President will receive the Presidential Daily Briefing in the Oval Office. This meeting is closed press.

In the afternoon, the President and Vice President will meet for lunch in the Private Dining Room. This lunch is closed press.

Later in the afternoon, as part of the State Visit of President François Hollande to the United States, President Obama and President Hollande will travel to Charlottesville, Virginia. There will be in-town travel pool coverage of the departure from the West Slope of the Washington Monument, and the arrival at Charlottesville Albemarle Airport is open to pre-credentialed media.

While in Charlottesville, the President and President Hollande will tour Monticello and deliver remarks. As the residence of Thomas Jefferson, one of the United States’ earliest envoys to France, Monticello reflects Jefferson’s affection for the people of France, the long-standing relations between our two democracies, and the shared values we hold dear:  life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness. There will be out-of-town travel pool coverage of the tour and remarks.

Afterward, the President and President Hollande depart Charlottesville en route Washington, DC. The departure from Charlottesville Albemarle Airport is open to pre-credentialed media, and there will be in-town travel pool coverage of the arrival on the West Slope of the Washington Monument.


9:30AM          In-Town Pool Call Time

9:45AM          THE PRESIDENT and VICE PRESIDENT receive the Presidential Daily Briefing
Oval Office
Closed Press

12:30PM         THE PRESIDENT and VICE PRESIDENT meet for lunch
Private Dining Room
Closed Press

2:50PM           THE PRESIDENT departs the White House en route Joint Base Andrews
Washington Monument – West Slope
In-Town Travel Pool (In-Town Travel Pool Gather 2:20PM – North Doors of the Palm Room)

3:15PM           THE PRESIDENT and PRESIDENT HOLLANDE depart Joint Base Andrews
Out-of-Town Travel Pool Coverage (Out-of-Town Travel Pool Gather Time 1:45PM—Virginia Gate, Joint Base Andrews)

3:55PM           THE PRESIDENT and PRESIDENT HOLLANDE arrive Charlottesville Airport
Charlottesville Albemarle Airport
Open to Pre-Credentialed Media

4:30PM           THE PRESIDENT and PRESIDENT HOLLANDE tour Monticello
Monticello, Charlottesville, Virginia
Out-of-Town Travel Pool Coverage

5:15PM           THE PRESIDENT and PRESIDENT HOLLANDE deliver remarks
Monticello, Charlottesville, Virginia
Out-of-Town Travel Pool Coverage

6:05PM           THE PRESIDENT and PRESIDENT HOLLANDE depart Charlottesville
Charlottesville Albemarle Airport
Open to Pre-Credentialed Media


6:55PM           THE PRESIDENT and PRESIDENT HOLLANDE arrive Joint Base Andrews
Out-of-Town Travel Pool Coverage

7:20PM           THE PRESIDENT arrives the White House
In-Town Travel Pool (In-Town Travel Pool Gather 6:30PM – North Doors of the Palm Room)

Briefing Schedule

1:30PM           Press Briefing by Press Secretary Jay Carney

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