Than Talking About the Economy? I dunno....ask Boehner and McConnell. At the request of Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell and House Minority Leader John Boehner due to scheduling conflicts in organizing their caucuses, the presidentâs meeting with bipartisan leaders will now take place at the White House on Tuesday, November 30th,â according to a White House statement. McConnell, Boehner postpone meeting with Obama on Bush-era tax cuts - Political Intelligence - A national political and campaign blog from The Boston Globe - Boston.com I'm sure they're concerned about the message they're sending to the president....."We run this place now. We'll decided when we meet," but what's the message they're sending the American people? "Once again, our top priority is not jobs and the economy - it's winning and it's all about us."