Ignoring Glenn Beck — And Us – IBD – Investors.com

Posted on August 30, 2010


The president says he didn’t watch any of Glenn Beck’s “Restore Honor” rally on the National Mall. That’s not surprising. Democrats and the White House haven’t been listening to the people for awhile.

Whistling past the political graveyard looming for his party in November, President Obama dismissed the crowd gathered to hear the Fox News pundit, telling Brian Williams of the NBC Nightly News, “It’s not surprising that someone like a Mr. Beck is able to stir up a certain portion of (the American people) …

He dismissed this crowd just as he and his party dismissed the “angry mobs” that descended on health care town meetings wanting to know why their government no longer wanted to hear their voices or seek out the consent of the governed. Those people were also said to have been “stirred up” by political opponents and conservative talk radio.

via Ignoring Glenn Beck — And Us – IBD – Investors.com.