The President has no public events on his schedule today, spending the day in closed meetings with top advisers and meeting with the Vice President for lunch. President Obama will also meet with U.S. Trade Representative Kirk and the Secretary of Defense.

This evening the President has a dinner with business leaders. The meeting is part of the President's regular outreach to the business community and will consist of members of the Business Roundtable Executive Committee including: Ivan Seidenberg, Dave Cote, Antonio Perez, Mike Duke, Ursula Burns and Indra Nooyi.

There will be a press briefing today with Press Secretary Robert Gibbs at 1:30pm.