Morning briefing
February 24th, 2012
09:03 AM ET

Morning briefing

The 1600 Report's daily roundup of what the White House is reading this morning online and in the papers:

Gas prices rise 12 cents in past week (CNN Money)

World powers convene to map out Syria aid plan amid reports of violence (

After a year, deep divisions hobble Syria's opposition (NYTimes)

Afghanistan Koran protests: Eight die on fourth day (BBC)

Newt Gingrich criticizes U.S. apology (HuffPost)

Obama's budget flunks the marshmallow test (WSJ)

The President's schedule Friday February 24, 2012
February 24th, 2012
08:31 AM ET

The President's schedule Friday February 24, 2012

10:00AM THE PRESIDENT receives the Presidential Daily Briefing/ Oval Office/ Closed Press

10:30AM THE PRESIDENT meets with senior advisors/ Oval Office/ Closed Press

11:15AM THE PRESIDENT attends the Democratic Governors' Association Meeting/ Eisenhower Executive Office Building/ Closed Press

3:00PM THE PRESIDENT holds a bilateral meeting with Prime Minister Helle Thorning-Schmidt of Denmark/ Oval Office/ Pool Spray at the Bottom

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