As the winter Meeting of the National Governors' Association winds down, President Obama and Vice President Biden hosted a meeting of the governors in the White House. The First Lady and Dr. Biden also addressed guest in the State Dining Room event.
The meeting focused on the economy, as many states see manufacturing picking up and unemployment dropping.
Over the weekend, Arizona Governor Jan Brewer (R) made news when she declined an invitation to attend an annual dinner hosted by the President at the White House. She said she did not want to participate in a "social" event, but she indicated that she would attend today's meeting because it deals with policy.