Fireworks Expected As Gov. Walker Heads To Hill To Talk Unions
The Hill reports: "Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) could be in for a rowdy welcome from unions and liberal groups when he comes to Capitol Hill on Thursday to testify about his work on reducing the state's budget deficit. A coalition of liberal groups including People for the American Way, Common Cause and Public Campaign is scheduled to give a press conference outside the hearing room before Walker testifies, and union members are traveling in from Wisconsin to attend."
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Obama's Day Ahead
President Obama and Vice President Biden will receive the presidential daily briefing at 9:30 a.m. ET. Obama will meet at 10 a.m. ET with senior advisers, and Obama and Biden will meet at 10:45 a.m. ET with Erskine Bowles and Alan Simpson. Obama will hold a bilateral meeting at 2 p.m. ET with Amir Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani of Qatar, and the two will deliver statements to the press at 2:50 p.m. ET. Obama will depart from the White House at 4:05 p.m. ET, and depart from Andrews Air Force Base at 4:20 p.m. ET, arriving at 6:10 p.m. ET in Chicago, Illinois. He will deliver remarks at a DNC event at 7:25 p.m. ET, deliver remarks at another DNC event at 8:35 p.m. ET, and deliver remarks at another DNC event at 10:30 p.m. ET.