President to be interviewed, meet local leaders

WASHINGTON (AP) ? Live from the White House ? it’s President Barack Obama.

The president will be interviewed by local TV anchors from eight markets as part of “Live from the White House.”

The White House says Obama will speak about his blueprint “for a secure energy future.”

The anchors hail from Los Angeles, Denver, Austin, Des Moines, Orlando, Fla., Cincinnati, Las Vegas and Pittsburgh.

In the afternoon, Obama meets privately with local elected leaders representing the National League of Cities. The organization is holding its Congressional City Conference in Washington.