Posts Tagged ‘BP Oil Spill’

Alabama Governor Slams Obama’s Weak Response to Gulf Oil Spill

June 14, 2010

The One: Obama skipped Gulf Memorial for 11 killed to attend Barbara Boxer fundraiser instead

June 12, 2010

Reason #2917 on why The One must go in 2012.  From CNN, hat tip to Gateway Pundit:

 According his official schedule, President Obama did not attend the May 25 memorial service in Jackson, Mississippi for the workers who died in the Deepwater Horizon explosion because he was en route to a fundraiser for Sen. Barbara Boxer, D-California, in San Francisco.

At Thursday’s White House briefing, Press Secretary Robert Gibbs was asked why Obama did not attend the service. The president’s spokesman answered, “I’d have to look at the schedule. I don’t know the answer.”

CNN examined the president’s schedule for that day, and according to it, the president left the White House at 2:55 p.m. EST en route to Andrews Air Force Base for the cross-country flight to the San Francisco fundraiser.

Obama on BP Oil Spill: “I want to know whose ass to kick”.

June 7, 2010

Classy, but hollow.  Were it day 5, 10, or even 20 this “attitude” may hold merit.  But it’s day 46. Yawn.