Republican House Speaker Kevin McCarthy and Vice President Kamala Harris were spotted chatting and laughing in a friendly exchange before President Biden gave the second State of the Union address of his presidency Tuesday evening.
The moment caused a stir on Twitter.
First lady Jill Biden and second gentleman Doug Emhoff also shared a kiss ahead of the president’s speech at the national Capitol in a viral moment.
Vice President Kamala Harris talks with House Speaker Kevin McCarthy of Calif., before President Joe Biden arrives to deliver the State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress at the U.S. Capitol, Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2023, in Washington. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
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Biden began his speech by touting the progress made under his administration in his speech, specifically with regard to the economy.
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Jessica Chasmar is a digital writer on the politics team for Fox News and Fox Business. Story tips can be sent to Jessica.Chasmar@fox.com.