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 CantorIf we want to make immigration great again, let's make it bipartisan Top Lobbyists 2017: Hired Guns GOP Rep. Jeb Hensarling to retire after end of current term 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 Michael KaineBooker tries to find the right lane  Democrats scramble to contain Franken fallout  GOP campaign committees call on Democrats to return Franken donations MORE (D-Va.) and Ed Rendell (D-Pa.), with whom we snagged some videos.