Obama Phones Boehner as Reid Urges Compromise on Capitol Hill

Fresh off his successful re-election bid, President Obama placed phone calls to congressional leaders on both sides of the aisle, including House Speaker John Boehner, to discuss the legislative agenda for the remainder of the year. "The president reiterated his commitment to finding bipartisan solutions to: reduce our deficit in a balanced way, cut taxes for middle-class families and small businesses and create jobs," a White House read-out of the call reported. "The president said he...Full Story
Commenting on this article is closed.