Obama, on Presidential Economic-Policy Commissions: "That's Washington-speak for 'we'll get back to you later.'"


I heard parts of this clip on a pretty good NPR story this morning about the history of presidential commissions, and thought it worth highlighting on the YouTubes:

Thanks to Meredith Bragg for the technical competence.

As I am re-discovering through reading this book, Obama said many things during September and October 2008, when the election hung in the balance, that in retrospect turn out to be pretty laughable. Depending on your sense of humor, etc.