White House on the offensive in final hours before State of the Union
January 24th, 2012
07:30 PM ET
3 years ago

White House on the offensive in final hours before State of the Union

Washington (CNN) – The White House is facing hostile fire from Republicans in the final hours leading up to the State of the Union address.

Presidential hopeful Mitt Romney accused the president of offering more “partisan planks for his election campaign.”

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  1. Shame On the GOP

    Shame on the Republican Party. They are disgusting. Vote Democrat. Plain and simple.

    January 24, 2012 07:45 pm at 7:45 pm |
  2. vic , nashville ,tn

    “The White House is facing hostile fire from Republicans”

    The fact is republicans are whining and crying

    January 24, 2012 07:54 pm at 7:54 pm |
  3. Four and The Door

    He really wanted us to focus on those types of economic policies that could have a tangible effect over these next few years,” said Director of the National Economic Council Gene Sperling, in the White House produced video.
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    Isn't that what Obama told voters he had in his 2008 election campaign? 3 years later and we're still waiting. $5 trillion more broke as a nation with downgraded debt and higher unemployment, we're still waiting and pretty much convinced after all of this it ain't happenin.

    January 24, 2012 08:04 pm at 8:04 pm |
  4. GI Joe

    They criticise before they even hear it. They're pouting, whining, Boehner is boo-hooing over his lobbyist-paid-for drinks and McConnell is trying to get his head out of his turtle-butt.

    January 24, 2012 08:08 pm at 8:08 pm |
  5. Hammerer

    Obama is going to revel the 5 million jobs that he promised.
    Oh, that was a misstatement.

    January 24, 2012 08:49 pm at 8:49 pm |
  6. T'sah From Virginia

    ►White House on the offensive in final hours before State of the Union◄

    THAT'S RIGHT – and like the Giants, he's going to take it to the SUPER BOWL in OVERTIME!!! Yes We Can!!

    Obama 2012

    January 24, 2012 08:53 pm at 8:53 pm |