President Obama sought to reassure that the USA remains “a triple A country” and attacked S&P, but the markets kept going down, down, down.
Sarah Palin bludgeoned Obama on the downgrade in a Facebook post, saying he “doesn’t have a plan” or “even a notion of how to deal” with the fiscal issues facing the country.
At a stop in South Carolina Saturday, Rick Perry is expected to signal his intention to run for president and then head to a party in New Hampshire. Michele Bachmann brushed off a Newsweek cover photo hit job that makes her look kookoo.
Democrats are charging Obama with making it more difficult for low income people to receive benefits under Medicaid.
Republicans and business leaders are urging Obama to turn talk of creating jobs into action by green-lighting a long-delayed $7 billion expansion of a Canada-to-Texas oil pipeline
And Reagan daughter Patti Davis says Obama needs an image maker like Michael Deaver.