President Barack Obama met Nov. 4 with congressional leaders in the Old Family Dining Room of the White House in Washington. They included (from left), House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio; Obama; Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid of Nevada and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky.
President Barack Obama met Nov. 4 with congressional leaders in the Old Family Dining Room of the White House in Washington. They included (from left), House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio; Obama; Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid of Nevada and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky. Evan Vucci The Associated Press
President Barack Obama met Nov. 4 with congressional leaders in the Old Family Dining Room of the White House in Washington. They included (from left), House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio; Obama; Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid of Nevada and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky. Evan Vucci The Associated Press

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