If you haven’t heard yet, President Obama is planning a big trip to Africa. The estimated cost of this trip is $100 million for a weeklong adventure to 3 different countries.
Do you think the federal government has a spending problem? In private negotiations, President Obama reportedly told Boehner, "We don't have a spending problem." When Boehner countered that "we have a very serious spending problem," Obama eventually replied to Boehner, "I'm getting tired of hearing you say that."
Check out Rep. Tim Griffin's recently launched, "Intervention: Washington, DC"
Today, Obama's Press Secretary Jay Carney responded to Nancy Pelosi's comments that the U.S. does not have a spending problem.