Originally Posted by NOVAbimmer
I remember a time when presidents would tell congress they weren't going anywhere until the budget negotiations were over.
When was this? Was Congress on recess? If so, then it's empty words beside the POTUS wouldn't be able to get anything done with Congress out.
to add to Bimmerfan,
IIRC, to date, Bush W. has taken more time off than Obama.
Last edited by MDydinanM; 12-23-2012 at 08:40 AM.