And they say DC is out of touch with America…pshaw!
from today’s Playbook
FIRST BIG PARTY OF THE SEASON: White House Correspondents’ Association President David Jackson and his Board threw an annual kickoff Holiday Reception last night that drew 150 White House staff and press.
Le menu: triple-peppered beef tenderloin, rolled in three varieties of peppercorn, roasted and sliced over truffle bordelaise, with horseradish sauce; boneless turkey breast, with mayonnaise, cranberry sauce and honey mustard; miniature chicken cordon bleus (very popular!); penne pasta; onion cream dip; whole-wheat stuffed tortilla rolls; cheeses (Gouda, dilled Havarti, Brie, smoked cheddar); Starbucks coffee; cookies (stockings, trees, stars, snowflakes, snow men, candy canes, ginger dudes); plus open bar.