Obama Says GOP Blocks Jobs Vote in House; Meanwhile, Dems Block Jobs Vote in Senate

Elisabeth Meinecke

10/4/2011 3:39:00 PM - Elisabeth Meinecke

Not even Hollywood can make this stuff up. In the House:

AP headline: Obama knocks GOP leader, says GOP blocks jobs vote

[opening paragraph: President Barack Obama is criticizing House Majority Leader Eric Cantor for saying the president's $447 billion jobs bill will not get a vote in its entirety in the Republican-led House.]

Meanwhile, in the Senate:

Washington Times headline: Senate Democrats forced to block Obama's jobs bill

When does Obama start chastising Harry Reid in public?