Am I the only person who thinks this sort of talk from the President about Republicans, at a recent DCCC fundraiser, is fine for Jon Stewart but is Just.Not.Presidential ?
So after they drove the car into the ditch, made it as difficult as possible for us to pull it back, now they want the keys back. (Laughter.) No! (Laughter and applause.) You can’t drive! (Applause.) We don’t want to have to go back into the ditch! We just got the car out! (Applause.) We just got the car out! (Laughter.)
If you have even a modicum of economic understanding, you will appreciate that the Great Recession caught nearly everyone by surprise, and to the extent policy decisions ’caused’ it, there is plenty of bipartisan blame to go around.