January 14th, 2013
08:04 AM ET
President Obama and Vice President Biden will stay behind closed doors Monday but are maintaining busy schedules. After meeting Biden for lunch and then sitting down with Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in the Oval Office, Obama will participate in an Ambassador Credentialing Ceremony in which he receives foreign ambassadors recently posted to the United States.
Meanwhile, Biden’s ongoing discussions surrounding the issue of gun control continue Monday, this time with several Democratic members of Congress. According to a White House official, Biden will sit down with 12 House Democrats ahead of his expecting recommendations to the president Tuesday regarding further action on the issue. The Democrats constitute the House Democratic task force on gun violence.
Those Democrats include:
Rep. Mike Thompson (CA)
10:00AM THE PRESIDENT and THE VICE PRESIDENT receive the Presidential Daily Briefing
12:30PM THE PRESIDENT and THE VICE PRESIDENT meet for lunch
2:30PM THE PRESIDENT and THE VICE PRESIDENT meet with Secretary of State Clinton
3:00PM THE PRESIDENT participates in an Ambassador Credentialing Ceremony