9:30 am || Receives the Presidential Daily Briefing 10:15 am || Meets with senior advisers 11:00 am || Meets with members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus 2:00 pm || Awards the 2012 National Medal of Arts and National Humanities Medal; East Room 4:00 pm || Meets with Secretary of State Kerry All times Eastern Live Stream of Carney briefing at 12:45 pm
The trial of George Zimmerman in the death of Trayvon Martin increasingly appears headed for an acquittal, and President Obama needs to be ready with a rapid response to rectify the error of his initial reaction to the case and prevent and outbreak of rioting. The police department and city government of Sanford, Florida, where Zimmerman shot Martin, is girding for riots. As in the
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The announcement Monday that the U.S. Department of Agriculture will begin adding greek yogurt to subsidized children’s school lunches is bad news for the minorities the program is aimed at, because African Americans, Hispanics, and Native Americans have disproportionately high levels of lactose intolerance. The injection of greek yogurt into the lunch program is being pushed aggressively by Democratic Sen. Chuck Schumer, whose New York
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