The President begins his day by greeting members of the National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform in the Roosevelt Room also known as the Debt Commission. Following that, the President will deliver remarks at 9:45am in the Rose Garden, thanking the members of the Commission for their important service and underscore the importance of forging bipartisan consensus around recommendations to meaningfully improve our long-run fiscal health. Fox News Channel, Fox Business Channel and this site will carry his remarks live. [foxlivestream]
Immediately after those remarks, President Obama embark on another leg of the White House to Main Street tour with stops in Iowa. In the early afternoon, he will tour the Siemens Wind Turbine Blade Manufacturing Plant in Fort Madison. The Plant manager says he's been practicing his remarks with his children posing as the President. The President will then deliver remarks at 2:10p and share ideas with workers for continuing to grow the economy and to put Americans back to work. You can watch his remarks live on this site. [foxlivestream]
The President will later tour a local business in Mt. Pleasant, Iowa and later in the afternoon at 5:35p, holds a town hall meeting at Indian Hills Community College in Ottumwa, Iowa. You can watch his remarks live on this site. [foxlivestream]
The President will spend the night in Des Moines.
Vice President Joe Biden and Secretary of the Treasury Tim Geithner will travel to Milwaukee, Wisconsin Tuesday morning where the Vice President will chair a Middle Class Task Force meeting hosted by the University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee’s Sheldon B. Lubar School of Business. The Vice President and Secretary Geithner will discuss the need for Wall Street reform and the importance of reform for America’s middle class families.