Friday, April 15, 2011

Obama Unplugged, Tells Republicans: 'You Think We're Stupid?'

Thinking that reporters were out of the room, President Obama opened up Thursday night about the recent budget talks with Republicans and what he called their efforts to sneak in attacks on Planned Parenthood and his health care bill. 

"I said (to Republicans), 'You want to repeal health care? Go at it,' " Obama told backers in a private meeting with an open microphone. 

" 'We'll have that debate. You're not going to be able to do that by nickel-and-diming me in the budget.' " 

He said he added: "You think we're stupid?"