As reported at RCC … Obama said to reporters:

“This bears on your reporting,” President Obama said to journalists. “I think that there is oftentimes the impulse to suggest that if the two parties are disagreeing then they’re equally at fault and the truth lies somewhere in the middle. And an equivalence is presented which I think reinforces peoples’ cynicism about Washington in general. This is not one of those situations where there’s an equivalency.”

e doing your reporting, I think it’s important to remember that the positions that I am taking now on the budget and a host of other issues. if we had been having this discussion 20 years ago or even 15 years ago … would’ve been considered squarely centrist positions,” Obama said a few moments later.Note that he says nothing about his “middle of the road,” supposedly “centrist” budget having received absolutely no votes from his own party in last year’s 97-0 rejection in the Senate, nothing about the fact that his budget is so far left and and so significantly increases our nation’s debt that not a single House Democrat voted for his budget, nothing about the 5th Judicial Circuit’s stunning … Read the Rest

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  • Description: As reported at RCC … Obama said to reporters: