March 24, 2009: Reporters war-game Obama questions (Politico)

  • At Obama’s last news conference, six weeks ago, Garrett read the president a quote from Vice President Biden about an Oval Office meeting he had with the president, and then asked: “Can you tell the American people, sir, what you were talking about?”
  • Henry made news at the first presser by pulling out a surprise topic: “There's a Pentagon policy that bans media coverage of the flag-draped coffins from coming in to Dover Air Force Base. … Will you overturn that policy so the American people can see the full human cost of war?”