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White House Day Ahead

9:30am President Obama receives the Presidential Daily Briefing in the Oval Office

11:00am President Obama meets with his national security team on Afghanistan and Pakistan in the Situation Room

Expected Attendees:

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

Anne Patterson, U.S. Ambassador to Pakistan (via videoconference)

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)

Admiral Dennis Blair, Director of National Intelligence

CIA Director Leon Panetta

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

1:30pm Briefing by Press Secretary Robert Gibbs. Gibbs is likely to hold up his end of the US-Canada Olympics bet by wearing Canada's hockey sweater in the briefing today. [foxlivestream]

4:00pm President Obama meets with the President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology in the Old Family Dining Room

* The Vice President and Dr. Biden will visit and tour Petra in the afternoon. In the evening, the Vice President and Dr. Biden will depart Jordan en route Washington, DC.

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