Obama: McCain “Punting Responsibility” With Spending Freeze Plan


The Land of Lincolner appears on CBS’ “Face the Nation” with Bob Schieffer.

–On McCain’s proposed spending freeze: “I think that’s a way of punting responsibility. The president has to make choices.”

–Said he is inclined to vote for the financial rescue, “understanding I’m not happy about it.”

–Said McCain should not get credit for bringing parties to the negotiating table.

Read full transcript here.

RNC fact-check here.

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