There was no shortage on celebrities at the White House Tuesday. 007, Pierce Brosnan walked into the West Wing for a meeting on protecting the whales.
California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger took part in a Rose Garden ceremony on a vehicle emissions standards.
The Obama administration followed the California model to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by announcing an agreement between the federal government, automakers, and the 14 states in their fight to regulate green house gas emissions from vehicles with a new national standard that matches the California model by 2016.
Does celebrity bring more attention to an issue or does it detract?