Obama to dine with a dozen Dem senators

President Obama will dine with a dozen Democratic senators at the Jefferson Hotel Wednesday night.

The dinner follows Obama holding two separate dinner with Senate Republicans. Each dinner was with a separate group of senators. The first dinner was at the Jefferson Hotel and the second dinner was at the White House.

According to a Democratic aide, Obama's Wednesday night dinner at the Jefferson Hotel will focus "on job creation, gun violence prevention, and immigration reform."

Sens. Patty Murray (Wash.), Dick Durbin (Ill.), Dianne Feinstein (Calif.), Ron Wyden (Ore.), Jack Reed (R.I.), Mary Landrieu (La.), Debbie Stabenow (Mich.), Sheldon Whitehouse (R.I.), Jeanne Shaheen (N.H.), Mark Warner (Va.), Michael Bennet (Colo.) and Chris Coons (Del.) will attend.

Murray organized the dinner after the White House requested it.

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