Politics

LIBERAL AMNESIA: Barack Obama Says He ‘Didn’t Have Scandals’ as President

posted by Hannity Staff - 5.25.18

The Democrats’ liberal amnesia was on full display this week, when former President Barack Obama told a conference in Las Vegas that his administration “didn’t have scandals” and that “it’s a big deal.”

According to Newsweek, the former President was speaking at a technology summit in Nevada when he swiped at his successor, saying “I didn’t have scandals, which seems like it shouldn’t be something you brag about.”

“But actually,” he added, “if you look at the history of the modern presidency, coming out of the modern presidency without anybody going to jail is really good. It’s a big deal.”

“No one in my White House ever got in trouble for screwing up as long there wasn’t malicious intent behind it,” said Obama.

Even the article’s author critiqued Obama’s claim, saying “The former president’s foes would disagree with that analysis, pointing to the 2012 Benghazi attack, his failure to close Guantanamo Bay, an IRS plan to scrutinize tax-exempt political groups based on the particulars of their politics and problems with the Affordable Care Act website.”

They conveniently forgot to mention unmasking, Uranium One, Clinton’s email server, James Comey, Operation Fast and Furious, the Iranian nuclear deal, pay-to-play at the Clinton Foundation, Russian election meddling, FISA abuse, and more.

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