According to the Associated Press, the lawmakers are going in hopes of stopping a domestic political crisis that has brought thousands to the streets against the beef deal.
The news service also reported that the trip comes as local media reports that South Korean President Lee Myung-bak’s cabinet could resign on Tuesday.
The four Grand National Party legislators and one party official will urge the
The White House meanwhile told the AP that Bush assured Lee that Washington was ready to back U.S. beef exporters as they tried to reach a solution with South Korean importers. It did not comment on