On his ninth day in office, President Obama will meet with business leaders to discuss plans to the get economy moving. The president will address economic concerns from the East Room following his meetings. This afternoon he will head to the Pentagon for a meeting with Secretary of Defense Robert Gates and Service Chiefs for a review of the situations in Iraq and Afghanistan. Here is what is on tap from the White House press office:
9:00am ET: President Obama receives Presidential Daily Briefing in the Oval Office
9:30am ET: President Obama receives Economic Daily Briefing in the Oval Office
10:00am ET: President Obama meets with senior advisors in the Oval Office
10:30am ET: President Obama meets with business leaders in the Roosevelt Room
11:15am ET: President Obama makes remarks on the economy from the East Room.
3:30pm ET: President Obama Meets with Secretary Gates and Service Chiefs at the Pentagon
Also, at 1:30pm ET White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs will brief the press.