President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden will meet with the House Democratic leadership at the White House on Thursday to talk about progress being made on deficit reduction.
In the afternoon, the president travels to Fort Drum, N.Y., to meet with soldiers from the Army's 10th Mountain Division, many of whom have just returned from Afghanistan. Afterward, he'll meet with Gold Star families.
In the evening, the president will attend several Democratic fundraisers in New York City.
Later, Obama will fly to Pittsburgh, where he'll spend the night.