Obama to meet reporters, visit with Black Hawks
President Barack Obama will answer reporters’ questions about
rising energy prices and other issues at a White House news
Later, the president and first lady will welcome their hometown,
Stanley Cup-winning Chicago Blackhawks to the White House.
Following that get-together, first lady Michelle Obama, National
Hockey League Commissioner Gary Bettman and USA Hockey Executive
Director Dave Ogrean will preside over a street hockey workout and
clinic on a rink set up on the South Lawn.
The clinic for local youngsters is part of a new collaboration
between Mrs. Obama’s Let’s Move! initiative, the NHL and USA Hockey
to encourage kids to lead active and healthy lives.