By PHILIP ELLIOTTAssociated Press Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - President-elect Barack Obama has arrived onCapitol Hill for talks with key congressional leaders, kicking histransition into high gear.
Obama's motorcade arrived at the U.S. Capitol in late morningand the president-in-waiting went immediately into the building fora meeting with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi.
It was the second Obama sighting early Monday. His wife,Michelle, earlier escorted daughters Sasha and Malia to school.
Obama, in brief remarks to reporters, said he was "thrilled tobe sitting with the speaker." He also said: "The people'sbusiness cannot wait." (Copyright 2009 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)