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Obama can´t duck responsibility
for the VA scandal

Washington Examiner [DC], by Editorial*

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Posted By:MissMolly, 5/20/2014 5:22:26 AM

President Obama said last year that he was angry when he first heard about the Internal Revenue Service targeting hundreds of conservative and Tea Party non-profit applicants for illegal harassment during the 2010 and 2012 campaigns. Nine months later, during his Super Bowl halftime interview with Fox News´ Bill O´Reilly, Obama laughingly claimed “not even a smidgen of corruption” was found in the IRS scandal, even though the faux investigation by the Justice Department and the real one by the House Oversight and Government Reform and Ways and Means committees were far from completed. Now Obama is said to be

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Reply 1 - Posted by: Th-Gr-Sil-Majority, 5/20/2014 6:06:20 AM     (No. 9855004)

...but, he WILL TRY very hard to do so...

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Reply 2 - Posted by: jalo1951, 5/20/2014 6:09:55 AM     (No. 9855006)

What in the hell does he know? Why is he here? Seems to me he is pretty much useless. Responsible, my administration doesn´t need to be responsible. They used to make fun of Bush because he didn´t travel extensively abroad, didn´t seem to have much "curiosity" about other countries. Well, this jocko doesn´t seem to have any curiosity about American except as it pertains to it´s demise. This VA mess is a foreshadowing of obamacare and the future of medicare. Be careful America, be very cautious. The only thing obama does well is stick it to America and steal our wealth.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Rinktum, 5/20/2014 6:26:09 AM     (No. 9855012)

Wouldn´t it be ironic is this is the scandal that is able to make the scales fall from the eyes of many of Obama´s supporters and they are finally able to see exactly just who Obama is. All the public support of the military by Obama and his misses would be understood to be just that, an outward show with no real substance.

Be prepared for Obama to come out in high dudgeon waving the flag of moral outrage. It is his only card to play and he knows it. Plus, he knows the media will go right along with his dramatics. They will play up his outrage to cover up that fact that he essentially did nothing when he knew of this problem. He must be held accountable. He wanted the big job and with it comes the responsibility of acting on information that you are given. He could have made a difference in the outcome we see today and he CHOSE not to act on the information he had. Maybe a little less time spent on the golf course and more time spent actually doing the job he declared, "he was pretty good at" would give his ´mad as hell´ attitude a little more believeability.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: grace1798, 5/20/2014 6:34:10 AM     (No. 9855014)


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Reply 5 - Posted by: provide, 5/20/2014 6:40:34 AM     (No. 9855017)

Looks better and better for Biden. He hasn´t been touched by this.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: strike3, 5/20/2014 7:17:23 AM     (No. 9855040)

It´s Bush´s fault.
I didn´t know about it.
I won´t sleep until this is fixed.
Those responsible will be brought to justice.

(From Teleprompter, FAQ page)

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Jethro bo, 5/20/2014 7:20:07 AM     (No. 9855044)

He can and will duck responsibility. First and foremost, the folks that support Obambi, and that includes the vast Kneepad Media, hate the military and veterans. They could care less abut the plight our Vets face at the hands of the VA system. As we have already seen, major ´news´ outlets protect Obambi by not even mentioning the VA scandal. The best form of defense is to ignore the reality. Even if they did, the majority of their audience despises veterans and will probably be indifferent to the treatment our vets are suffering. With the Kneepads carrying his water once again, this ´scandal´ becomes another ´what does it matter at this point´ story.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Grampy, 5/20/2014 8:29:47 AM     (No. 9855128)

True enough, he does have the responsibility for this even if just by virtue of the office he holds. One might even assume he, or a combination of the inner circle, has the power to fix it. Now the real problem is the same old systemic issue that the regime can not escape-- they are inept and incompetent, most being like him, either coddled through life or a product of affirmative action.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: eoddad, 5/20/2014 8:42:02 AM     (No. 9855146)

I´m a disabled vet. The VA scandal is serious and will probably cause Obama more problems, but to me the attack by Obama´s IRS on conservative groups is an attack on the very foundations of our freedom and form of government. I hope the VA Scandal does not become a diversion from the abuse of power at the IRS with assistance of the DOJ. Sloppy management is not the same corruption and the democrats can hide behind sloppy management. .

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Malia2012, 5/20/2014 10:25:06 AM     (No. 9855288)

Personally, I am sick and tired of "incompetence" being used to explain the agitator-in-chief´s actions. IMO he is absolutely competent and proves it everyday by his actions He is thoroughly enjoying what he is doing and so are his minions. Day after day he looks into the camera with that jackal-like insulting toothy "smile" which causes most sane people to gag. But, why not? He has done nearly everything he promised to do when he was running in 2008 and is well on his way to completing the "transformation" (destruction) of a once great country along with our once-cherished freedoms. He is not only competent, but an anti-America-anti-capitalist-anti-Military-pro-stalinist-race-baiter who has the leftist-obama-worshipping-msm protecting him. God help this country!

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