Bush Offers Obama “Full Cooperation” for Smooth Transition

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The president congratulates the Democrat on his victory during a post-election statement in the Rose Garden Wednesday.

Says he has extended an invitation to Obama and his wife Michelle to visit the White House before inauguration.

Also offers praise for McCain, notes the historical implications of Obama’s election.

“No matter how they cast their ballots, all Americans can be proud of the history that was made yesterday.” Full remarks here.

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