Mark Halperin's Daybook

The most interesting political moment of the day will take place in California.

The new white iPhone 4 is displayed at the Apple store April 28, 2011 in Palo Alto, California. The long awaited white iPhone, first announced in June of 2010, went on sale worldwide for the first time today.

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All times Eastern.

Turkey is a member of NATO. Discuss.

Put money on President Obama speaking out on camera about Ebola and/or ISIS before or after his three currently scheduled semi-public events today: a 2:20 p.m. Ebola conference call (closed press), a 3 p.m. Pentagon meeting with senior military leadership (pool spray as of now), and a 4:10 p.m. Pentagon meeting with his National Security Council team.

The Pentagon press briefing is at noon. State Department briefing is at 1:45 p.m. The White House press briefing is due to start at 12:30 p.m.

The most interesting political moment of the day occurs late this evening when the techie Bay Area community of Woodside will "host a Democratic ex-president, a rumored Republican presidential candidate and at least six U.S. Senators" at two events a stone's throw apart. 

Hillary Clinton will deliver two speeches in Chicago today, the first at a medical technology conference at 1:30 p.m., followed by remarks at the Economic Club of Chicago at 8:30 p.m. While in town, she is expected to appear at a private fundraiser for Governor Pat Quinn.

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie lends a hand to Florida Governor Rick Scott, stopping at two of his campaign field offices in Boca Raton at 1 p.m. and Miami at 3 p.m.

Rick Santorum holds a fundraiser for Patriot Voices PAC in Ridgeland, Miss., this morning; he will talk to reporters there around 10 a.m.

At 1:30 p.m., Governor Rick Perry delivers the keynote speech at the Mississippi Energy Institute Governor's Energy Summit. 

Mike Huckabee is stumping for Arkansas congressional candidate Bruce Westerman. They’ll hold press availability at 5:15 p.m.

Mitt Romney will be in his home state of Utah helping congressional candidate Mia Love. The closed fundraising event will be followed by a rally at 7 p.m.

Still on his west coast swing, Vice President Joe Biden will attend a private event for Senator Jeff Merkley at 1:30 p.m. at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland before doors will open to the public at 3 p.m.

In Little Rock, Bill Clinton and Eric Holder are scheduled to speak at the U.S. Conference of Mayors meeting this morning. The attorney general will speak at 10:40 a.m., with the former president immediately following.

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