Bush Wishes Obama Congratulations

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In morning briefing with reporters, White House press secretary Perino expresses the President’s congratulatory sentiments.

Perino: “Senator Obama came a long way in becoming his party’s nominee. And his historic achievement reflects the fact that our country has come along way, too.”

Adds she doesn’t anticipate Bush will call Obama, President Clinton didn’t call Bush when he clinched in 2000.

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