Obama's Day, Nov. 28: Discussing US Economy

President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden will attend a meeting with various business leaders to discuss the country's economy.

President Obama (Jack Kurtz/Getty Images)

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

Later in the morning, the President will deliver remarks at an event at the White House with middle-class Americans who would see their taxes go up if Congress fails to act to extend the middle-class tax cuts. The President’s remarks in the South Court Auditorium are open press.

In the afternoon, the President will hold a Cabinet Meeting in the Cabinet Room. The Vice President will also attend. There will be a pool spray at the top of the meeting.

Later in the afternoon, the President and the Vice President will attend a meeting with business leaders to discuss the actions we need to take to keep our economy growing and find a balanced approach to reduce our deficit. The President and the Vice President will be joined by the following:

Frank Blake, Chairman and CEO, The Home Depot; Lloyd Blankfein, Chairman and CEO, Goldman Sachs Group; Joe Echeverria, CEO, Deloitte LLP; Ken Frazier, President and CEO, Merck and Co.; Muhtar Kent, Chairman and CEO, Coca Cola; Terry Lundgren, Chairman, President, and CEO, Macy’s Inc.; Marissa Mayer, CEO and President, Yahoo!; Douglas Oberhelman, Chairman and CEO, Caterpillar; Ian Read, Chairman and CEO, Pfizer; Brian Roberts, Chairman and CEO, Comcast; Ed Rust, Chairman and CEO, State Farm Insurance Co.; Arne Sorenson, President and CEO, Marriott; Randall Stephenson, Chairman and CEO, AT&T; Patricia Woertz, President and CEO, Archer Daniels Midland.

This meeting in the Roosevelt Room is closed press.

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