Video: White House – Cheney Almost As Popular As Rush, Guess Rush Was ‘Busy’


gibbs[Video below.] White House spokesman Robert Gibbs today brushed off Cheney’s criticism of President Barack Obama’s new administration (reported here¬†on He said, “I guess Rush Limbaugh was busy, so they trotted out the next-most popular member of the Republican cabal.” Cheney said yesterday that Obama’s decisions are threatening the nation’s safety. Obama reversed many of his predecessor’s executive orders, including how the country treats suspected terrorists. Gibbs says Obama is keeping the nation safe and dealing with problems George W. Bush’s administration did not.

Gibbs says his sarcasm shouldn’t mask serious policy differences between Obama and the Bush-Cheney team.

For a video of Gibbs’ comments to the media, click below:

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