"If I can persuade (Al) Sharpton and (Bill) O’Reilly to be in the same meeting then it means that there are people of good faith who want to get some stuff done, even if we don't agree on everything. And that's our focus."-- President Obama speaking on his "My Brother's Keeper" project at the White House Friday; O'Reilly and Sharpton publicly feuded in 2013 over the root causes of problems in black inner-city communities.
President Barack Obama speaks at Union Depot in St. Paul, Minn., Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, about a $300 billion transportation infrastructure plan. Obama spoke at Union Depot rail and bus station with a proposal asking Congress for $300 billion to update the nation's roads and railways, and about a competition to encourage investments to create jobs and restore infrastructure as part of the President’s Year of Action. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin) AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin\n