Saturday, November 17th | 9 Kislev 5779

February 29, 2012 2:44 pm

Obama and Boehner Have “Encouraging” Meeting on Jobs and Energy

avatar by News Editor

Email a copy of "Obama and Boehner Have “Encouraging” Meeting on Jobs and Energy" to a friend

U.S. President Barack Obama is greeted by Speaker of the House John Boehner before delivering the 2011 State of the Union Address. Photo: wiki commons.

The Hill – Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) left a White House meeting Wednesday with President Obama and other congressional leaders “hopeful” and “encouraged” that Democrats might consider energy and jobs bills passed by the Republican-led House, his office said.

Boehner met for an hour over lunch with Obama, Vice President Biden, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.), Senate GOP Leader Mitch McConnell (Ky.) and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi (Calif.).

Read full story.

Share this Story: Share On Facebook Share On Twitter Email This Article

Let your voice be heard!

Join the Algemeiner