Archive for June 10, 2012
An incident that happened on Friday displays the nature of America’s current political climate.
In a major economic policy statement as part of a press conference (watch the statement here; go ahead, I’ll wait), President Obama chided Congressional Republicans for declining to move forward on job creation. Republicans in the House and Senate, and Mitt Romney on the campaign trail, responded by misrepresenting the President’s words (that is, by lying about what he said), and so refused to address the underlying issues. (more…)