Later in the day, Mr. Obama will meet with Defense Secretary Gates in the Oval Office.
Later in the afternoon, the president will deliver remarks and sign the Omnibus Public Lands Management Act of 2009. In the evening, Mr. Obama will travel to the Capitol to meet with the House Democratic Caucus.
Here's the full schedule from the White House (all times Eastern):
9:45AM: President Obama receives the Presidential Daily Briefing
10:15AM: President Obama receives the Economic Daily Briefing
11:00AM: President Obama delivers remarks about the American automotive industry
12:15PM: President Obama meets with Defense Secretary Gates
3:00PM: President Obama delivers remarks about and signs the Omnibus Public Lands Management Act of 2009
5:30PM: President Obama meets with the House Democratic Caucus