White House Press Secretary Jay Carney holds up a copy of the President's Plan for Economic Growth and Deficit Reduction, during his daily news briefing at the White House in Washingto

 

              White House Press Secretary Jay Carney holds up a copy of the President
White House Press Secretary Jay Carney holds up a copy of the President's Plan for Economic Growth and Deficit Reduction, during his daily news briefing at the White House in Washington, Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012, as President Barack Obama was having a private lunch with former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)