FW: Pool report #2

From: Breanna Edwards [mailto:xxx@email.com]
Sent: Friday, July 10, 2015 2:21 PM
To: Velz, Peter T. EOP; Allen, Jessica L. EOP
Subject: Pool report #2

The pool was escorted into the Oval Office at 2:04 p.m. and POTUS began speaking at 2:05 p.m.

He was seated at his desk in a dark blue suit with a lighter blue shirt and checkered blue tie with 3 folders in front of him.

Please cross check quotes with transcript.

"One of the great legacies of this incredible country...  is our national parks and national monuments. It is something that we pass on  from generation to generation"

"I am very excited to announce three new designations that are taking place"

POTUS detailed the new designations, and what was special about each location.

Per the White House, standing behind POTUS was:

Secretary Sally Jewell (DOI)
Chief Tom Tidwell (USDA/USFS)
Director Neil Kornze (DOI/BLM)
John (Russ) Whitlock, National Park Service
April Slayton, National Park Service
Victor Knox, National Park Service
Randy Moore, Forest Service

Ending remarks at 2:07, the president used 3 pens per document to sign his name. Before saying "there you go." He didn't take any questions. Pool was escorted out at 2:08.

Breanna Edwards


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