“This 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, ‘Mr. President, I’m busy. And I don’t 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 don’t we just call you back into the room,’” Pelosi told reporters at a news conference.
Visitors get their first look at the American Veterans Disabled for Life Memorial, which opened to the public on Monday, Oct. 6, 2014. The new memorial is located off Independence Ave. SW between the Rayburn House Office Building and HHS. Buy photo here.