ďThis president has been so respectful, given so much time to the Republicans and their views to the point that one time, in one of our meetings, I said to the president, ĎMr. President, Iím busy. And I donít have any more time for this. You have to be the busiest person in the world. If and when they come up with a new idea, why donít we just call you back into the room,íĒ Pelosi told reporters at a news conference.
Following the speeches from elected officials, the crowd stands at long tables as they dig into BBQ, brunswick stew, cadillac rice at the Law Enforcement Cookout at Wayne Dasher's pond house in Glennville, Ga., on Thursday, April 17, 2014.