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Obama Meets with Republican Congressional Leaders

Barack Obama, the Democratic U.S. president now in his last year in office, is meeting Tuesday with the top Republican congressional leaders to see if they can reach accord on 2016 legislative goals. Even with the two political parties already focused on the presidential election campaign to pick his successor, Obama is talking with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and House Speaker Paul Ryan at the White House. After the three meet, Obama is hosting Ryan for a private lunch, the...

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