Who Really Has ‘Amnesia’, Mr. President?
In his typical mocking manner, the president accused Mitt Romney of saying one thing one day and saying something else later.
You know the saying about glass houses….
“I happen to be a proponent of a single-payer universal health care program”
— Illinois state Sen. Barack Obama, June 2003
“I have not said that I was a single-payer supporter”
— President Obama, August 2009
“Leadership means that the buck stops here…. I therefore intend to oppose the effort to increase America’s debt limit”
— Sen. Barack Obama, March 2006
“It is not acceptable for us not to raise the debt ceiling and to allow the U.S. government to default”
— President Obama, July 2011
“I favor legalizing same-sex marriages, and would fight efforts to prohibit such marriages”
— Obama questionnaire response, 1996, while running for Illinois state Senate
“I believe marriage is between a man and a woman. I am not in favor of gay marriage”
— Sen. Obama, November 2008, while running for president
“It is important for me to go ahead and affirm that I think same-sex couples should be able to get married”
— President Obama, May 2012