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Obama tees up new bid to court Republicans

US President Barack Obama (R) talks with Senator Bob Corker, as they play golf on the first hole at Andrews Air Force Base in Maryland, on May 6, 2013.US President Barack Obama teed off a new bid to court his political foes, hooking up with two Republican senators for a rare Monday round of golf, as Congress headed back to town after a recess. Obama was lined up to play the course at Andrews Air Force base with Republican senators Saxby Chambliss from Georgia and Bob Corker of Tennessee along with a fellow Democrat, Senator Mark Udall of Colorado, a US official said.