Barack Obama and Haiti President Rene Preval speak to a public audience after a private meeting in the Oval Office. 

Meanwhile, the real action in Washington on Haiti will be in Congress, which is preparing a supplimental funding bill to pay for Haitian relief efforts.   The White House would like this to be passed by a March 31 Haiti donors conference, but as we’ve seen over the past year Congress tends to proceed at its own pace.  Josh Rogin has more.

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