Inside the Congressional Black Caucus Phoenix Awards Dinner

President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama were among the guests on Saturday.

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President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama at the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Annual Phoenix Awards dinner, 2011
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President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama arrive at the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Annual Phoenix Awards dinner on Saturday, Sept. 24.
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President Obama kisses first lady Michelle Obama as they arrive.
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Former boxer George Foreman shows his support for President Obama during the dinner.
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Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) Chairman U.S. Rep. Emanuel Cleaver II (D-Mo.), President Obama, U.S. Rep. John Lewis (D-Georgia), Reverend Joseph Lowery, first lady Michelle Obama and CBC Foundation Chairman U.S. Rep. Donald Payne (D-N.J.) pose together.
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The First Lady wore a beautiful long black sequined skirt and black sash.
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U.S. Rep. Al Green (D-Texas) presents a Phoenix award to George Foreman.
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This is the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation's 41st annual legislative conference.
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President Obama encouraged guests to rally with him and support the American Jobs Act.
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The 41st Annual Legislative Conference ended the weekend with the Phoenix Awards Gala, which recognized the Congressional Black Caucus and George Foreman, Sr.; Rev. Dr. Joseph E. Lowery and Rep. John Lewis.
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President Obama waves at the crowd after speaking.
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Dr. Michael Eric Dyson showed his support with a group of attendees.
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U.S. Surgeon General Regina Benjamin and Congressional Black Caucus Foundation president and CEO Dr. Elsie Scott.
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President Obama greets well-wishers after speaking.
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