In the morning, the President and the Vice President will receive the Presidential Daily Briefing and the Economic Daily Briefing in the Oval Office. These briefings are closed.
At 10:25am, the President will deliver remarks on the economy on the one year anniversary of the signing of the Recovery Act in the South Court Auditorium. Vice President Biden will introduce the President. [foxlivestream]
The President will then meet with his national security team on Afghanistan and Pakistan in the Situation Room. This meeting is closed. The President will be joined by The Vice President, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, Secretary of Defense Robert Gates, Ambassador Susan Rice, Permanent U.S. Representative to the United Nations, Deputy Secretary of State James Steinberg, Ambassador Richard Holbrooke, U.S. Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan (via videoconference), Karl Eikenberry, U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan (via videoconference), Anne Patterson, U.S. Ambassador to Pakistan (via videoconference), Under Secretary of Defense Michele Flournoy, Admiral Michael Mullen, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, General James E. Cartwright, USMC, Vice Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff, General David Petraeus, U.S. Central Command, General Stanley McChrystal, U.S. Commander in Afghanistan (via videoconference), Lieutenant General Dave Rodriguez (via videoconference), Lietenant General William Caldwell (via videoconference), Vice Admiral Michael LaFever (via videoconference), Admiral Dennis Blair, Director of National Intelligence, CIA Director Leon Panetta, Deputy Secretary of Treasury Neal Wolin, 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, Robert Nabors, OMB Deputy Director
In the afternoon, the President and the Vice President will meet with Secretary of State Clinton in the Oval Office. This meeting is closed. The President will then have lunch with King Juan Carlos I of Spain in the Private Dining Room. This lunch is closed.
Later, the President and the Vice President will meet with General Raymond Odierno, Commanding General, Multi-National Force – Iraq, and US Ambassador to Iraq Chris Hill in the Oval Office. The President will then meet with senior advisors in the Oval Office. These meetings are closed.
In the evening, the President will be joined by Congressional leaders and middle school students from Michigan, Florida, and Nebraska in the Roosevelt Room to congratulate the astronauts on the International Space Station and the Space Shuttle Endeavour on their successful ongoing mission. Press will have access to this event.