The first White House Correspondents' Association dinner in the age of Obama was light on Republican officials, having been far outnumbered by Democrats.

Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich, RNC Chairman Michael Steele, and House Minority Whip Eric CantorEric Ivan CantorFeehery: The governing party 'Release the memo' — let's stop pretending that Democrats are the defenders of the FBI Raúl Labrador, a model for Hispanic politicians reaching higher MORE (R-Va.) were all spotted in attendance, and Variety reported that former Defense Decretary Donald Rumsfeld was there.

Far more Democratic lawmakers were spotted in attendance, including Govs. Tim KaineTimothy (Tim) Michael KaineSave lives, restore congressional respect by strengthening opioids’ seizure Overnight Finance: Lawmakers, Treasury look to close tax law loopholes | Trump says he backs gas tax hike | Markets rise despite higher inflation | Fannie Mae asks for .7B Bipartisan Senate group says they have immigration deal MORE (D-Va.) and Ed Rendell (D-Pa.), with whom we snagged some videos.