Our federal government has a spending problem that needs to be addressed now. But President Obama has done nothing but make it worse for the last four years. The President is running out of excuses, and we’re running out of time.
President To Make Case Against Spending Cuts In State Of The Union The Hill reports, “President Obama will use his State of the Union speech Tuesday to turn public opinion against automatic spending cuts and argue that some of the money to replace the cuts should instead come from higher taxes.
Obama Expected to Call for More Spending In Address Bloomberg reports, “President Barack Obama will use his State of the Union address this week to focus on job creation and the struggles of American families, marking a renewed emphasis on the economic issues that defined his first term.
SHOT: “Obama to pivot back to economy – Speech to center on job creation” (Washington Post front page, Scott Wilson, 2/10/2013)
CHASER: American Crossroads video from August 2011, entitled “Pivot” – poking fun of the previous 100 times the president had called for a “pivot” to jobs: