Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee Chairman Steve Israel led political sessions for House Democrats on Wednesday afternoon during their Maryland retreat.
Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (Calif.) said the speech was “so very consistent with all of the messages that we have been working on.”
Obama is scheduled to deliver closed-door remarks to the Caucus Friday before Members return to their districts for the weekend. Vice President Joseph Biden is also slated to appear before the Caucus on Friday.
“We’ll have an interaction with him that I know will be very productive for the American people,” Pelosi told reporters.
Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee, speaks with reporters in the Capitol after a speech on the Senate floor that accused the CIA of searching computers set up for Congressional staff for their research of interrogation programs.