[Washington, D.C; January 5. Image via Getty]

US President-elect Barack Obama meets with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi , D-CA, on January 5, 2009 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. Obama will meet with congressional leaders to discuss a massive economic stimulus plan Democrats hope to pass shortly after Obama takes office. The meeting will be Obama's first with Capitol Hill lawmakers since his historic November 4 election victory, and his first high-profile act in Washington after moving to the capital from his Chicago home on Sunday. AFP PHOTO/Mandel NGAN (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)