DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR TUESDAY, MARCH 18, 2014
In the afternoon, the President will award 24 Army veterans the Medal of Honor for conspicuous gallantry. These veterans will receive the Medal of Honor in recognition of their valor during major combat operations in World War II, the Korean War and the Vietnam War. The President’s remarks in the East Room are open to pre-credentialed media.
In the evening, the President will attend a DNC event in Washington, DC. This event is closed press.
9:30AM In-Town Travel Pool Call Time
3:40PM THE PRESIDENT awards the Medal of Honor
Open to Pre-Credentialed Media (Pre-Set 11:15AM—Final Gather 3:10PM—North Doors of the Palm Room)
5:20PM THE PRESIDENT attends a DNC event
The Jefferson Hotel
Closed Press (In-Town Travel Pool Call Time 4:50PM – North Doors of the Palm Room)
12:00PM Briefing by Press Secretary Jay Carney