President Obama speaks with Speaker of the House Pelosi in Washington

 
President Obama speaks with Speaker of the House Pelosi in Washington
U.S. President Barack Obama confers with Speaker of the House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) at the East House steps of the U.S. Capitol in Washington March 17, 2010, following a St. Patrick's Day lunch with Ireland's Prime Minister Brian Cowen. REUTERS/Jason Reed (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS)