Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is making a one-day trip to Washington for his first official meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump.
Here’s a look at his schedule and CBC’s coverage plan.
CBCnews.ca will have live coverage of the visit on our live page and on CBC News Network.
CBC Radio One will have a wrap up of the day’s events on World at Six with Susan Bonner and watch The National with Peter Mansbridge tonight (10 p.m. on CBC-TV, 9 p.m. ET on CBC News Network) for full coverage and analysis.
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Highlights of today’s visit
All times Eastern:
- 9:30 a.m. Trudeau is scheduled to touch down at Dulles International Airport near Washington.
- 10:50 a.m. Trudeau will be greeted by Trump at the White House and the two leaders will pose for a photo in the West Wing.
- 11:10 a.m. Trudeau and Trump will hold a tête-a-tête meeting in the Oval Office.
- 11:25 a.m. The two leaders will sit down for an expanded bilateral meeting.
- 12:15 p.m. Trudeau and Trump will participate in a roundtable discussion with women executives in a cabinet room of the White House.
- 12:50 p.m. Trudeau will attend a luncheon hosted by the president.
- 2:00 p.m. Trudeau and Trump hold a joint media availability in the East Room of the White House.
- 3:00 p.m. Trudeau meets with the Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives, Paul Ryan.
- 3:40 p.m Trudeau meets with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell.
- 6:00 p.m. The prime minister departs for return to Ottawa.
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