The conservative group Americans for Prosperity will launch an ad campaign saying Obama is responsible for the expensive price of gas. Mississippi Gov. Haley Barbour charged Obama actually wants high gas prices.
POLITICO has some details, most already well known, on Obama’s golf outings.
Nobel Prize winning economist Peter Diamond, an Obama nominee to the Federal Reserve, withdrew his nomination, slamming Republicans who oppose him. White House Council of Economic Advisers Chairman Austan Goolsbee says the administration is trying to get the private sector moving.
And Defense Secretary Robert Gates told Marines they won’t be able to opt out of their service because they disagree with the new policy to end the ban on gays serving in the military.