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Fundraisers yes, Jimmy Kimmel no during Obama's Los Angeles visit
Fundraisers yes, Jimmy Kimmel no during Obama's Los Angeles visit

As violence exploded in the Middle East and the world recoiled at the destruction of a commercial jetliner, President Obama kept largely to his schedule, which included recent appearances at Democratic fundraisers that drew criticism from political opponents. But yukking it up alongside comedian Jimmy Kimmel was apparently a couch too far. The entertainment news site TMZ.com reported Monday that Obama would appear on the late-night ABC program during his visit to Los Angeles this week. Not this trip, said White House spokesman Josh Earnest. "In advance of the trip, we've been in touch with Kimmel's folks about the president doing his show,” Earnest said....

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