The White House used a very familiar refrain today when asked when President Obama learned about the recent VA scandal.
Press Secretary Jay Carney claimed the president learned of it through media reports.
And for those of you keeping score at home, this isn’t the first time we’ve heard something like this from The White House:
NRCC COMMENT:“The White House keeps using the same tired excuse and expects Americans to keep believing it. While it’s nice to know that President Obama is such a news junkie, Americans expect leadership and accountability from their president.” – Matt Gorman, NRCC Spokesman