Obama: Ayers Attacks “Cheap Political Points”

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Speaking with ABC’s Charlie Gibson in Indianapolis, the Land of Lincolner denounces the attacks on his ties with William Ayers, says personal attacks have become “the centerpiece of the discussion.”

Adds that he’s surprised McCain “wasn’t willing to say it to my face” during Tuesday’s debate.

Also says resolving the financial crisis is “not going to be easy,” but warns that the country has gone from “irrational exuberance” to “irrational despair.” Click above to watch.

Read the full interview here.

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