03/28/2008 02:45 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Jenna Bush On Her Father: "He Hasn't Gone To A Social Event In A Long Time"

To get the president to a party, he apparently needs two things: a good reason and an easy location.

He had both on Friday night as daughter Jenna held her only D.C. book party on Friday night on the rooftop of the Hay-Adams Hotel, across the street from the White House...

...The president didn't address the crowd, although he did mingle for about an hour amid the small group of about 100. When again he was asked why he didn't get out more, he replied, "Why would I?"