President and Mrs. Obama missed the Oscar's to host their first black-tie dinner in the White House. Love Mrs. Obama's glittering black gown. The necklace? Not so much. Not that she cares what I think about it...
Desiree Rogers, White House Social Secretary and Special Assistant to the President.
Governor David Paterson and First Lady Michelle Paterson of New York.
Governor Kathleen Sebelius and Mr. Gary Sebelius of Kansas.
Governor Deval Patrick and First Lady Diane Patrick of Massachusetts.
Governor Luis Fortuno and First Lady Luce Vela Fortuno of Puerto Rico.
Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger and First Lady Maria Shriver of California (who is now on Twitter by the way).
For the truly obsessive interested - the menu for the evening (h/t Obamafoodorama).
*Cross-posted at 55 Secret Street.