10:00 am || Receives the Presidential Daily Briefing 12:20 pm || Departs White House 1:50 pm || Arrives Michigan 2:25 pm || Tours Michigan Technical Education Center; Macomb Community College, Warren, Michigan 3:40 pm || Delivers remarks on making community college free 4:55 pm || Departs Michigan 6:25pm || Arrives White Hoiuse All times Eastern Live Stream of White House briefing at 12:30 pm
The briefing has concluded.
As President Obama was traversing Alaska last week sounding the alarm about the theoretical consequences of global warming, a more concrete threat loomed just off the coast, in the Bering Sea. Five Chinese naval ships suddenly materialized and were cruising about, symbols of China’s growing military might and its challenge to America’s naval hegemony in the Pacific. That Chinese warships had appeared on U.S. radar in