White House Silent on Paul Filibuster
10:05 PM, Mar 6, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER
The White House will not comment on Rand Paul's ongoing filibuster on the Senate floor of President Obama's nominee to be the next CIA director. A Huffington Post reporter remarks on Twitter:
Likewise, the White House did not immediately respond to a request for comment from this reporter.
Tonight, President Obama took a group of Republican senators to dinner at the Jefferson Hotel in downtown Washington, D.C. Obama, the White House says, picked up the tab.
The guest's at Obama's dinner included:
An anonymous White House aide told the pooler, “The President greatly enjoyed the dinner and had a good exchange of ideas with the Senators.”