It’s getting to the point where President Obama is almost becoming a walking, talking Saturday Night Live skit of himself. The government is shut down, Congress is in complete disarray, his signature piece of legislation is in the process of trying to get implemented, and President Obama is jetting off to Asia. Nice. There’s that strong, problem-solving leadership on full display!
To quote Chris Christie, “What the hell are we paying you for, Mr. President?”
CNSNews.com) – With a government shutdown just hours away on Monday, White House spokesman Jay Carney said President Obama still plans to go to Asia this weekend.
“We don’t have any changes to announce. We plan to make this trip,” Carney told reporters at the White House Monday. “The president, as president, looks forward to and believes it is important to travel to Asia in order to promote our economic interests in Asia and our strategic interests in Asia.”