Lawmaker recognized by Obama but not by Capitol officer

On Wednesday morning, Blumenauer tweeted:

Blumenauer ran into the president as they were headed to Obama's meeting with Democratic caucuses from both the House and the Senate. Reportedly the meetings focused on the economy, immigration, healthcare and other second-term priorities for the White House and Democratic lawmakers going into recess on Friday.

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A number of Democratic representatives tweeted their excitement about Obama's presence in the Capitol, with some taking pictures as he walked in.





—This post was updated at 12:02 p.m.