WH Pool Report 7

From: Mark Matthews
Date: January 23, 2017 at 5:29:47 PM EST
Subject: In town travel pool # 7

The carousel of rooms for tonight's reception continues. At 5:08 p.m.
pool was brought to the mostly-empty State Dining Room for bipartisan
reception planned with congressional leaders. Spotted: McConnell,
Schumer, Cornyn, Ryan, Pelosi, McCarthy and Hoyer.

Light appetizers on hand, including meatballs, shrimp cocktail and
sliders of some variety.

POTUS and VPOTUS joined them at 5:17 pm. Much of the conversation was
inaudible. Schumer welcomed POTUS with a "Mr. President, nice to see

Pool left at 5:19 pm but we are now being resummoned at 5:27 pm.

Mark K Matthews
The Denver Post

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