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President Obama confers with National Security Advisor Gen. Jim Jones and Deputy National Security Advisor John Brennan in the Oval Office, Sept. 29, 2009. (WH Photo)

President Obama's Schedule

11:35am The President meets with Senator Jim Webb (Oval Office)

12:30pm The President meets with the Vice President for lunch (Private Dining Room)

1:40pm The President meets with five Americans who have been hurt by the outdated rules regulating the financial sector ( Roosevelt Room) ***Treasury Secretary Geithner will also attend the meeting as well as Senator Chris Dodd (D-CT) and Rep Barney Frank (D-MA)***

2:00pm The President delivers remarks on regulatory reform (East Room)*** Treasury Secretary Geithner also attends***

2:30pm The President meets with his national security team on Afghanistan and Pakistan (Situation Room)

Expected attendees include: Vice President Biden;Secretary of State Clinton; Secretary of Defense Gates; Ambassador Susan Rice, Permanent U.S. Representative to the United Nations (via videoconference);Ambassador Richard Holbrooke, U.S. Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan; Admiral Michael Mullen, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff; General David Petraeus, U.S. Central Command; General Stanley McChrystal, U.S. Commander in Afghanistan (via videoconference); Admiral Dennis Blair, Director of National Intelligence;CIA Director Leon Panetta;Karl Eikenberry, U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan (via videoconference);Anne Patterson, U.S. Ambassador to Pakistan (via videoconference);General James Jones, National Security Advisor;Tom Donilon, Deputy National Security Advisor;John Brennan, Assistant to the President for Counterterrorism and Homeland Security;Lieutenant General Douglas Lute, Special Assistant to the President for Afghanistan and Pakistan

5:45pm The President and the First Lady host barbecue for US Secret Service members and their families (South Lawn)

Vice President Biden's Schedule

11:10am   The Vice President  hosts conference calls with Governors and Mayors from across the country to discuss Recovery Act implementation.

 Later in the day, the Vice President has lunch with the President and attends the President’s meeting with his national security team on Afghanistan and Pakistan in the Situation Room.

Also....WH Press Secretary Robert Gibbs briefs reporters at 1200pm