Obama uses congressional recess to defend record of first 100 days

President Barack Obama took on the White House press corps on Tuesday morning, giving reporters an estimated 45 minutes to ask questions on a variety of issues, including Syria, the Boston Marathon investigation, the economy and NBA center Jason Collins, among others.

Host Carmen Russell-Sluchansky spoke with POLITICO White House reporter Reid Epstein to discuss the main takeaways from the president’s press conference.

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Carmen is a multimedia journalist based in Washington, DC whose work has appeared in a variety of outlets including National Geographic, NBC News, the BBC, Asia! Magazine, The China Post, Chicago Tribune and Orlando Sentinel.