Obama And Trump's First Post-Election Meeting Broke With Tradition
The two families skipped a photo op of Donald Trump and his wife, Melania, arriving at the White House.By Stephanie Liebergen | November 10, 2016
President Obama met with President-elect Donald Trump at the White House on Thursday. But it didn't exactly go as expected — at least when it came to press access.
This is what usually happens before that first transfer-of-power meeting. In 2008, then-President George W. Bush and first lady Laura Bush welcomed the Obamas to the White House in full view of the press corps.