You know the time is right to take control, we gotta take offense against the status quo
Originally Posted by A. de Tocqueville
....."The American people deserve to know that their presidency is not for sale, the Lincoln Bedroom is not for rent," Edwards said, invoking the scandal that erupted when it was discovered the Clintons had let campaign donors stay in the Lincoln bedroom of the White House during the 1990s......
This is relevant not because it's some brand new policy that Obama has developed, but because it doesn't comport with Obama's image as a political reformer who is free from these influences.
The fact is that Obama is not a new breed of politician - he's a politician. I don't fault him for that, but do fault him for pretending to be something that he's not in order to convince gullible people to vote for him.
What if George W. Bush had done that? - Josh Gerstein - POLITICO.com
People sleep peaceably in their beds at night only because rough men stand ready to do violence on their behalf.