By Bob Cusack
Democratic and GOP flacks will put their partisan differences aside and enjoy some cocktails Thursday night.
No fights are expected to break out, unless some buzzed Republican press secretary starts talking smack about the GOP's special election victory in Florida on Tuesday.
Some congressional aides you might see at Tortilla Coast include: Hannah Kim (Rep. Charles Rangel [D-N.Y.]), Sarah Lovenheim (Senate Majority Leader Harry ReidHarry ReidNo GOP leaders attending Shimon Peres funeral Overnight Regulation: Feds finalize rule expanding sick leave Anti-trade senators say chamber would be crazy to pass TPP MORE [D-Nev.]), Rob Runyan (Sen. Tom CarperTom CarperElection-year politics: Senate Dems shun GOP vulnerables Overnight Healthcare: McConnell unveils new Zika package | Manchin defends daughter on EpiPens | Bill includes M for opioid crisis Dems to GOP: Help us fix ObamaCare MORE [D-Del.]), Neal Patel (Rep. Charles BoustanyCharles BoustanyHouse passes bill exempting some from ObamaCare mandate Louisiana needs Caroline Fayard as its new senator The Trail 2016: TrumpCare MORE [R-La.]), Ben Miller (Rep. James Sensenbrenner [R-Wis.]) and Michael Tadeo (House Natural Resources Committee, majority staff).
The event will take place between 6 and 8 p.m.