President Obama plans to meet with a group of Republican senators to discuss options for dealing with the repercussions of the sequester which took effect on March 1. The dinner meeting is set for Wednesday night at the Jefferson Hotel in D.C.
Senators expected to attend include John McCain (R-AZ), Bob Corker (R-TN) andPat Toomey (R-PA), among others. It won’t be easy for the President to gain support on certain proposals to addressing the sequester, particularly increasing revenue through tax increases on the wealthy. Here are five senators who will be in attendance who may compromise with President Obama.
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