January 6th, 2012
08:00 AM ET
TGIF! Just days after the controversial recess appointment of Richard Cordray, President Obama will go over to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau to meet and greet one of his newest hires. He'll meet the entire staff of the CFPB and deliver brief remarks to staff members of the new agency.
Also our radar screen today, we're looking forward to what the new jobs numbers are. We'll see if and how the White House will respond to the numbers out for December's unemployment rate and jobs created.
President Obama also has lunch plans today. He'll dine with winners of a campaign contest at a local DC-area restaurant.
For full guidance from the White House, click below.
GUIDANCE FROM THE WHITE HOUSE:
9:00AM Pool Call Time
9:50AM THE PRESIDENT and THE VICE PRESIDENT receive the Presidential Daily Briefing
Oval Office (Closed Press)
11:40AM THE PRESIDENT visits staff and delivers brief remarks at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, Washington, DC (Pool Coverage)
12:15PM THE PRESIDENT has lunch with winners of a campaign contest
Washington, DC (In-Town Travel Pool Spray)
TBD Press Briefing by Press Secretary Jay Carney