Every president should meet regularly, and publicly, with leaders of the other party
President Obama’s face-to-face meeting today with Republican legislative leaders made for terrific television and would have been great for all Americans to see.
HERE’S AN EARLY REPORT on the session.
Obama is missing a good bet if he doesn’t hold more of these meetings with GOP leaders, perhaps as often as once a month or every six weeks.
UPDATE: Another report on the meeting HERE.
UPDATE: Here’s part of what Obama said to the Republicans: