Gibbs: Obama to Meet with GOP Next Week

Posted January 23, 2009 at 12:32pm

President Barack Obama will travel to Capitol Hill early next week to speak with the Republican caucuses, White House press secretary Robert Gibbs said on Friday. Obama, who conducted a meeting with Congressional leaders on Friday that included GOP Members, will “solicit their ideas,” Gibbs said. Gibbs also told reporters that Obama intends to address a joint session of Congress sometime in February.