Press Gaggle by Principal Deputy Press Secretary Josh Earnest

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Aboard Air Force OneEn Route Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 10:45 A.M. EDT MR. EARNEST: Good morning, ladies. How is everybody? Today the President is traveling first to meet with his Jobs Council. The Jobs Council, as you know, was created by the President earlier this year to provide an outside perspective, a private sector perspective on things … Continue reading Press Gaggle by Principal Deputy Press Secretary Josh Earnest

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Aboard Air Force OneEn Route Detroit, Michigan 11:41 A.M. EDT MR. EARNEST: Hello, everybody. How’s everybody doing? Happy Labor Day. We’re obviously headed to Detroit this morning, where the President will speak to the Detroit Metro Labor Council at an event that is a Labor Day tradition in the great city of Detroit. The UAW … Continue reading Press Gaggle by Principal Deputy Press Secretary Josh Earnest

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Mansion House Press Filing CenterVineyard Haven, Massachusetts 12:49 P.M. EDT MR. EARNEST: I do have a few announcements before we get started. Just a few minutes ago the President informed his team that he would like to depart Martha’s Vineyard this evening to return to the White House. We are — as soon as we … Continue reading Press Gaggle by Principal Deputy Press Secretary Josh Earnest

Press Briefing by Principal Deputy Press Secretary Josh Earnest

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Mansion House Press Filing CenterVineyard Haven, Massachusetts 11:57 A.M. EDT MR. EARNEST: Good morning, everybody. All right. Just a couple of updates before we get started. As usual, this morning the President received his Presidential daily briefing from John Brennan. Mr. Brennan is the President’s top homeland security — top counterterrorism advisor. Mr. Brennan updated … Continue reading Press Briefing by Principal Deputy Press Secretary Josh Earnest

Press Gaggle by Principal Deputy Press Secretary Josh Earnest

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Mansion House Press Filing CenterVineyard Haven, Massachusetts 1:20 P.M. EDT MR. EARNEST: Hey, everybody. I have a few announcements to make at the top before we get started. At 2:00 p.m. — so, in about 40 minutes — the President will be making a statement to the pool on camera about the latest developments in … Continue reading Press Gaggle by Principal Deputy Press Secretary Josh Earnest

Press Gaggle by Principal Deputy Press Secretary Josh Earnest

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Aboard Air Force OneEn Route Martha’s Vineyard, Massachusetts 4:52 P.M. EDT MR. EARNEST: Good afternoon. Do we have any questions? No questions? I like these kind of gaggles. Q: Is the President going to call Netanyahu, by any chance? Does he have any plans to call Netanyahu over the Israeli situation? MR. EARNEST: Well, you … Continue reading Press Gaggle by Principal Deputy Press Secretary Josh Earnest

Press Gaggle by Principal Deputy Press Secretary Josh Earnest

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James S. Brady Press Briefing Room 10:15 A.M. EDT Q: There’s no jacket for the cameras. MR. EARNEST: Well, I’m glad you guys came out on casual Friday today. (Laughter.) So we thought we’d do this a little early today so that we could expedite your weekend. Jay had a couple of meetings with the … Continue reading Press Gaggle by Principal Deputy Press Secretary Josh Earnest

Press Gaggle by Principal Deputy Press Secretary Josh Earnest

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Aboard Air Force OneEn Route Toledo, Ohio 10:44 A.M. EDT MR. EARNEST: How are we doing this morning, everybody? Q: We’re fine, good. Thank you. MR. EARNEST: I’m glad you could join us for the ride to Toledo this morning. I do have a — I do want to start with some details about why … Continue reading Press Gaggle by Principal Deputy Press Secretary Josh Earnest