President Barack Obama tried to quash a brewing political mess this afternoon by absolutely slamming Hilary Rosen's comments on Ann Romney.
First, he told an ABC affiliate: "There's no tougher job than being a mom." Not even the President, apparently.
Then he doubled down on past comments that a candidate's family should be off limits:
“I don’t have a lot of patience for commentary about the spouses of political candidates,” he told KCRG.
Democratic advisor Hilary Rosen has issued a full apology for her comment that Ann Romney "has never worked a day in her life." Here's the statement, courtesy of Talking Points Memo: “Let’s put the faux ‘war against stay at home mom... Read Post
Democratic strategist Hilary Rosen appeared on CNN's Newsroom Thursday to address the firestorm over her comments that Ann Romney "actually never worked a day in her life." Carol Costello held Rosen's feet to the fire over the contr... Read Post