The latest snowfall was a bigger story in Washington this week than Tuesday’s private meeting between the estranged president and House speaker — their first in more than a year. Since Barack Obama recently signaled that he has all but given up on legislating with Republicans, and since John Boehner has flat out said thathe can’t trust the president, the assumption in Washington is that the chances for big legislation anytime soon are basically zero, whether the White House breaks out the good china or not.
A clever Washington Post headline summed up the reaction this way: “Obama and Boehner Meet. No Big Deal.”Full Story Here:
Do you think Obama and Boehner can ever really get along and work together?