On his tenth day in office President Obama will sign the Lilly Ledbetter Bill on pay equity. He will be joined by Michelle Obama who will give her first public speech as First Lady at a reception following the signing.
Earlier this morning, the first couple made a surprise visit to the Bethesda, Md. campus of Sidwell Friends School where their daughter Mailia,7, attends.
This afternoon the president will receive his daily and economic briefings before a meeting with senior advisors in the Oval Office. President Obama will also hold a meeting with Vice President Biden and Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner this afternoon before meeting with Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. All of these meetings will take place in the Oval Office. Here is what is on tap, from the White House press office.
10:00am ET: President Obama signs Ledbetter Bill, Mrs. Obama will also attend
10:40am ET: THE PRESIDENT will stop by a reception at the State Dining Room
11:00am ET: President Obama receives Presidential Daily Briefing
11:30am ET: President Obama receives Economic Daily Briefing
11:50am ET: President Obama meets with senior advisors
3:00pm ET: President Obama meets with Vice President and Treasury Secretary
3:45pm ET: President Obama meets with Secretary of State
White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs will brief reporters at 1:45pm ET.