The president’s got a busy travel day today, departing on Marine One from the South Lawn at 11:25 AM and not returning to the White House until after 10 PM.
First he heads to Grand Rapids, MI where he will tour Johnson Controls Inc. – an advanced battery facility – where he will talk about the importance of new technologies in helping the auto industry create jobs, improve fuel economy and remain competitive. As Jessica Yellin reported yesterday, in the afternoon the president will head to New York City for a evening fundraiser hosted by filmmaker Harvey Weinstein.
Here's the full schedule:
11:25AM – THE PRESIDENT departs the South Lawn en route Joint Base Andrews
11:45AM – THE PRESIDENT departs Joint Base Andrews en route Grand Rapids, Michigan
1:15PM – THE PRESIDENT arrives in Grand Rapids, Michigan
2:25PM – THE PRESIDENT tours Johnson Controls Inc.
2:40PM – THE PRESIDENT delivers remarks at Johnson Controls
3:55PM – THE PRESIDENT departs Grand Rapids, Michigan en route New York, New York
5:25PM – THE PRESIDENT arrives New York, New York
6:05PM – THE PRESIDENT attends a DNC event at The Ritz Carlton
7:10PM – THE PRESIDENT delivers remarks at a DNC event at a Private Residence
9:10PM – THE PRESIDENT departs New York, New York en route Joint Base Andrews
10:05PM – THE PRESIDENT arrives at Joint Base Andrews
10:20PM – THE PRESIDENT arrives at the White House