Thursday, August 18, 2011

"Rep. Waters Pushes Back At Obama During Black Caucus Talk": ‘We’re Getting Tired’ (with video)

MEDIAite, with video (13:10):
It’s town hall season, and the Congressional Black Caucus is the first this year to get a mouthful from frustrated constituents on the economy. In a clip that quickly made the rounds in the news cycle, the panel meeting the Detroit crowd yesterday defended the President’s work, but with a bit of malaise, as Rep. Maxine Waters argued they were “getting tired” and “don’t know why on this trip… he’s not in any black community.” That the President is having trouble with his most loyal constituency is already being touted as a sign that 2012 isn’t going to be a Democratic cakewalk. MORE...

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