Bush Launches Charm Offensive

Speaking to House Democrats in Williamsburg, Va., Saturday morning, President Bush was charming, funny, pointed and testy. Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) was pointed and testy while speaking to reporters afterward.

Asked whether she thought Bush indicated any change in his Iraq policy, Pelosi shot back, “If the President wanted us to characterize his remarks, his [answers to questions from lawmakers] would have been open to the press.