Later, the President, joined by college students, will call on Congress to help keep college affordable for middle-class families and students by preventing student loan interest rates from doubling on July 1st.
Later in the morning, the President will welcome NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen to the White House. The Secretary General’s visit underscores the vital importance the United States places on the North Atlantic Alliance and our relationship with Europe, and our shared commitment to addressing challenges together.
In the morning, the Vice President will travel to the Presidential Palace.
At 10:00 AM LOCAL TIME/9:00 AM ET, the Vice President will meet with President Dilma Rousseff.
Later in the morning, the Vice President will travel to the Ministry of External Relations.
At 11:15 AM LOCAL TIME/10:15 AM ET, Vice President Biden will meet with Vice President Michel Temer.
At 12:15 PM LOCAL TIME/11:15 AM ET, Vice President Biden and Vice President Temer will deliver statements to the press. These statements will be open press and audio will be streamed live to www.WhiteHouse.gov/Live.
Afterwards, Vice President Biden and Vice President Temer will attend a lunch. This lunch is closed press.
In the afternoon, the Vice President and Dr. Biden will depart Brasília, Brazil, en route Washington, DC.