Monday, March 7, 2011

Is Obama UNWILLING To Fight The Teapublicans?

...Similarly, the White House mostly has sought to stay out of the fray in Madison, Wis., and other state capitals where Republican governors are battling public employee unions and Democratic lawmakers over collective bargaining rights. When West Wing officials discovered that the Democratic National Committee had mobilized Mr. Obama’s national network to support the protests, they angrily reined in the staff at the party headquarters..."


One Fly said...

He sure as hell ain't walking the picket line like he said he would cuz he's a more repug than dim.

Mr. Natural said...

I agree with you O.F.! The powers that decide who is going to run for that job seem to prefer serious weenies with big talk and little walk. Obama HAS caused some great things to happen, but on a scale of 0 - 10 I'd give him a weenie earning 6 or 7.

As Jim Hightower explains it, is that “the wealthiest 1 percent of Americans possess more net worth today than the bottom 90 percent of us combined. Worse, these privileged few and their political henchmen have structured a new economic ‘normal’ of long-term joblessness, low wages, no benefits or worker rights, miserly public services, and a steadily widening chasm between the rich and the rest of us.” We must restore sanity to this nation.