There is still nothing on the president's public schedule and we have not seen/heard from POTUS, other than via a number of tweets.

Good afternoon from a quiet White House. There is still nothing on the president’s public schedule and we have not seen/heard from POTUS, other than via a number of tweets.

Your pooler noted law enforcement motorcycles and vehicles parked on Pennsylvania Ave. around the 11 a.m. call time, apparently part of Vice President Pence’s motorcade. Your pooler has asked the White House and Vice President’s Office for an update on the shutdown/border security talks being held in VP’s ceremonial office next door in the EEOB. If there are any updates, that will be on-passed.

There was no Marine posted outside the West Wing at 1:31 p.m. 

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