U.S. President Barack Obama hosts a cabinet meeting in the White House in Washington

 
U.S. President Barack Obama hosts a cabinet meeting in the White House in Washington
U.S. President Barack Obama (2nd R) hosts a cabinet meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington October 3, 2011. With him are U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan, U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, U.S. Interior Secretary Kenneth L. Salazar, U.S. State Secretary Hillary Clinton, and U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood (L-R). Obama said on Monday he expects the U.S. Congress to vote on his $447 billion jobs package by the end of October. REUTERS/Larry Downing (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS)