Trump reportedly told staff to "get it done" before his planned Wednesday announcement on tax reform.
The president said the Security Council should prepare for new, tougher sanctions on North Korea.
The president has a lot more work to do if he wants to meet the lofty goals he set out for his first 100 days in office.
Obama is not expected to address the policies of his successor, President Donald Trump.
The blow to France's mainstream left Socialist Party is just the latest in recent European elections.
Speculation swirled that Le Pen, seen in the mold of Donald Trump, could muster more support than polls indicated.
Trump said there is "no particular rush" to vote on health care or tax reform.
The White House hopes the language can get sent Friday or Saturday, the official said.
The news comes after embattled GOP Rep. Devin Nunes recused himself from the investigation earlier this month.
The president argued that "no matter what I accomplish during this ridiculous standard of the first 100 days," the media "will kill!"