President Obama's Schedule
 11:45am The President meets with Peace Corps Director Aaron Williams (Oval Office)

12:10pm The President meets with Consumer Product Safety Commission Chairwoman Inez Tenenbaum (Oval Office)

3:05pm  The President meets with NASA Administrator Charles Bolden ( Oval Office)

5:15pm  The President and the First Lady host a Hanukkah reception (State Floor)

Vice President Biden's Schedule

1:30pm The Vice President hosts a Middle Class Task Force meeting on the future of manufacturing. Participants in the panel discussion include Secretary of Commerce Gary Locke; Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis; Director of the National Economic Council Lawrence Summers; Stephanie Burns, CEO of Dow Corning; Keith Wandell, CEO of Harley-Davidson; Jeffrey Turner, CEO of Spirit Aerosystems; Robert McDonald, CEO of Procter and Gamble; David Cote, CEO of Honeywell; Robert Keegan, CEO of Goodyear; Daniel DiMicco, CEO of Nucor; John Faraci, CEO of International Paper; Ronald Hall, CEO of Bridgewater Interior; James McGregor, CEO of McGregor Metalworking; Dan Janka, CEO of MAG; Scott Welsh, CEO of Mohawk Electrical Systems; Ed Hill, President of International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers; Bruce Raynor, President of Workers United; Elizabeth Shuler, Secretary-Treasurer of the AFL-CIO; Shirley Ann Jackson, President of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; Martin Baily, Senior Fellow at the Brookings Institution and Josh Bivens, Economist at the Economic Policy Institute.

2:30pm The Vice President and Secretary of Energy Steven Chu will meet with directors of the three leading national laboratories.

In the evening, the Vice President will join the President and the First Lady at a Hanukkah reception on the State Floor.

 

Also..White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs briefs reporters at 2:15pm.