Obama has never been serious about fixing anything or he would have at some point hired an experienced Cabinet Sec. or Czar of some kind.

I have said from the start that Obama seems to deliberately screwing things up, and making amateur mistakes at every turn.

Lawmakers at Impasse Over 7-Month Budget; Redirect Focus to Benefit Programs - FoxNews.com
WASHINGTON -- President Obama isn't serious about dealing with government spending and the deficit, the Senate's top Republican argued Sunday as lawmakers took to the airwaves to shout past each other about where and how much spending to cut in the government's wildly bloated budget.

Sen. Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., said that after a number of conversations with Obama and Vice President Biden, he is not optimistic the president will take the opportunity provided by a Republican-led House to look for areas of compromise on spending cuts.