July 9th, 2009
11:46 AM ET
5 years ago

First on the Ticker: RNC blasts Obama's stimulus in new video

WASHINGTON (CNN) – The Republican National Committee will unveil a new Web video Thursday critical of President Obama's plan to revive the economy.

It is the third such video released by opponents and supporters of Obama's stimulus strategy in the past 24 hours. The Democratic National Committee released a Web video criticizing House Majority Leader John Boehner, R-Ohio, for recent comments he made on the plan, and House Republicans have issued their own video critical of the plan.

Full script after the jump

Time: 01:17

Voice: "Barack Obama."

Chyron: BARACK OBAMA

Voice: "A failed stimulus plan."

Chyron: A FAILED STIMULUS PLAN

Voice: "Unemployment 9.5 percent."

Chyron: UNEMPLOYMENT 9.5%

Voice: "What would he have done differently?"

Chyron: WHAT WOULD HE HAVE DONE DIFFERENTLY?

President Obama: "There's nothing that we would have done differently."

Voice: "Nothing?"

Chyron: NOTHING?

Voice: "A failed stimulus plan."

Chyron: 2 MILLION JOBS LOST

Voice: "A budget deficit of 1.8 trillion."

Chyron: DOUBLING THE NATIONAL DEBT

Chyron: $1.8 TRILLION

President Obama: "There's nothing that we would have done differently."

Voice: "Nothing?"

Chyron: NOTHING?

Voice: "Biden says they got it wrong."

Chyron: THEY GOT IT WRONG

Vice President Biden: "We and everyone else misread the economy."

Voice: "Obama's response?"

Chyron: OBAMA'S RESPONSE?

President Obama: "There's nothing that we would have done differently."

Voice: "Nothing?"

Chyron: NOTHING?

Voice: "Stimulus money squandered on fraud and wasteful spending. Not on creating new jobs."

Chyron: STIMULUS MONEY SQUANDERED ON FRAUD AND WASTEFUL SPENDING NOT ON CREATING NEW JOBS

Vice President Biden: "We know some of this money is going to be wasted … People are being scammed already."

Chyron: $18 MILLION FOR RECOVERY.GOV WEBSITE REDESIGN

Voice: "Obama's answer?"

Chyron: OBAMA'S ANSWER?

President Obama: "There's nothing that we would have done differently."

Voice: "Nothing?"

Chyron: NOTHING?

Voice: "Even Democrat leaders are disappointed."

House Majority Leader Hoyer: "I don't think anybody can honestly say that we are satisfied with the results so far."

Chyron: MAJORITY LEADER STENY HOYER

Voice: "An economy in trouble. Soaring unemployment. Soaring deficits. Stimulus money misused."

Chyron: SOARING UNEMPLOYMENT SOARING DEFICITS MONEY MISUSED

Voice: "Obama's answer?"

Chyron: OBAMA'S ANSWER?

President Obama: "There's nothing we would have done differently."

Chyron: NOTHING

Chyron: Paid for by the Republican National Committee. Not authorized by any candidate or candidate's committee.


Filed under: President Obama • RNC
soundoff (177 Responses)
  1. Ron L

    It's still early in the adminstration. If the economy is still this slow 4 months from now. The Presidents got sum 'xplaining to do (smile).

    July 9, 2009 03:00 pm at 3:00 pm |
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8