LOS ANGELES (CNS) - President Barack Obama will speak about the economy Tuesday at the DreamWorks Animation facility in
``The American motion picture and television industry is a growing industry and continues to create thousands of jobs all across the country,'' principal deputy press secretary Josh Earnest said during a briefing Thursday.
Additional details regarding the speech will be announced early next week, Earnest said.
The firm is headed by Jeffrey Katzenberg, a longtime Obama supporter. Obama had a private dinner with Katzenberg in August during his most recent trip to
The trip will be Obama's 16th to the
Obama is scheduled to arrive in
Obama will conduct fundraisers Monday at the Beverly Hills-area homes of Basketball Hall of Fame member Earvin ``Magic'' Johnson and Saban Capital Group Chairman Haim Saban benefiting efforts to elect more Democrats to the House, according to the website politicalpartytime.org, which tracks political fundraisers across the country.
Occupy L.A. plans to conduct a rally and march in Beverly Hills against the Trans-Pacific Partnership, a regional trade agreement, in connection with the fundraisers. The partnership includes the United States, Vietnam, Brunei, Singapore, New Zealand, Australia, Peru and Chile. Opponents of the partnership claim it will undermine food and environmental protections in the United States.
On Tuesday, Obama is scheduled to conduct a fundraiser for the Democratic National Committee at the Hancock Park home of Marta Kauffman, a co- creator of the 1994-2004 NBC comedy ``Friends,'' the website reported.
Obama canceled a planed visit to Los Angeles in early September, saying he wanted to remain in Washington, D.C., to focus on a congressional resolution on Syria. He was to have conducted a Democratic National Committee fundraiser and speak at the AFL-CIO convention during that trip.