RNC press secretary Kirsten Kukowski responds to the video, calling it a “fake tantrum:
“Steph Cutter and Team Obama continue throwing their fake tantrum over the context of the president’s economic comments thinking we’ll overlook reality. The fact is from his “you didn’t build that” and the private sector is “doing fine” comments to the fact that he hasn’t met with his jobs council in 6 months and hasn’t had a daily economic briefing in over a year, we know these aren’t gaffes or out of context – they are Obama’s beliefs.”
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