Oh Brother… Obama on Highway Plan: “It’s Not Socialism, It’s Not the Imperial Presidency” (Video)
Do you remember how the trillion dollar stimulus was supposed to build roads and bridges?
Yeah, that was a lie.
Today Obama pushed another multi-billion dollar highway plan, saying,
“It’s not crazy, it’s not socialism. It’s not the imperial presidency.”
Transcript via Real Clear Politics:
It’s not crazy, it’s not socialism. It’s not the imperial presidency — no laws are broken. We’re just building roads and bridges like we’ve been doing for the last, I don’t know, 50, 100 years. But so far, House Republicans have refused to act on this idea. I haven’t heard a good reason why they haven’t acted — it’s not like they’ve been busy with other stuff. No, seriously. I mean, they’re not doing anything. Why don’t they do this?