FYI, Mr. Obama's press conference will be live on this site at 12:30 p.m. ET. And stay tuned on CBSNews.com following the event for a special edition of "Washington Unplugged" with instant analysis of the president's comments.
Update 12:09 p.m. ET: Mark Knoller now reports that the White House has changed its mind about using a teleprompter for the news conference. It's now been removed from the briefing room.