Obama's Day, Sept. 18: Honoring WNBA Champs

President Obama will welcome WNBA champions the Minnesota Lynx to the White House.

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THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 18, 2012

In the morning, the President will receive the Presidential Daily Briefing in the Oval Office. The meeting is closed press.

In the afternoon, the President will welcome WNBA Champion Minnesota Lynx to the White House to honor the team and their 2011 WNBA Finals victory. The President will also recognize the Lynx’s ongoing efforts supporting health and wellness programs, continuing the tradition began by the President of honoring sports teams for their efforts on and off the court. This event in the East Room is open press.  

Later in the afternoon, the President will depart from Washington, DC en route New York, New York. The departure from the South Lawn and the arrival at John F. Kennedy International Airport are open press.

While in New York, the President will tape an appearance on the Late Show with David Letterman at the Ed Sullivan Theatre. There will be a stills only photo spray of the taping.

In the evening, the President will deliver remarks at a campaign event at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel. There will be print pool coverage for remarks.

Later in the evening, the President will deliver remarks at a campaign event at the 40/40 Club. There will be print pool coverage for remarks.

At night, the President will depart New York, New York en route Washington, DC. The departure from John F. Kennedy International Airport and the arrival on the South Lawn are open press.

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