As we prepare for the first post-election meeting between President Bush and President-Elect Obama as part of the transition phase – which takes place at 2 pm this afternoon, Fox News has taken a look back at Obama’s account of the first meeting between the two, at a breakfast meeting with newly-elected Senators in January 2005. From Obama’s book Audacity of Hope (via Crittenden):
They devoted plenty of pages criticizing how Republicans were launching harsh attacks on Barack Obama in the days, weeks, and months leading up to the election. What are they doing now? Taking shots at Republicans for … being gracious after Obama’s win on Tuesday.