Obama Blames Bush for Lavish GSA Conference


According to House Oversight Committee Chairman Darrell Issa, the Obama administration was aware of the lavish GSA conference in Las Vegas for eleven months. It wasn’t until videos came to light that actions were taken. Now they’re blaming Bush.

The Obama administration is responding to the recent report that shows a federal agency spent more that $800,000 on a lavish conference near Las Vegas by putting some of the blame on the Bush administration.

“At least we have taken, bold, swift forceful action to hold those responsible accountable and put in place protections to make sure this never happened again,” a White House official told Fox News. (Read More)

Eleven months is swift? And if it was bad under Bush, why is it alright that it got much worse under Obama?

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