The White House released a list of guests it expected to attend Monday night’s dinner at the White House. President Barack Obama invited scores of lawmakers and their spouses to dine with him in the East Room as part of his effort to strengthen relations with Capitol Hill.
Below is the list of guests expected to join Obama, first lady Michelle Obama, Vice President Joseph Biden and Jill Biden, according to pool reports.
James Jones, communications director for DC Vote, tapes a "DC Constituents Service Day" sign on the wall as he stands with other DC residents outside of Rep. Andy Harris's office on Capitol Hill to protest Harris' actions against D.C.'s marijuana laws on Thursday, July 24, 2014. DC Vote encouraged DC residents to bring their complaints about city services to the Maryland congressman.