Freedom of the press. Freedom of speech. Courtesy of the United States constitutional guaranteed right of the First Amendment.
We all so enjoy the ability to take information and opinions presented in the press, and analyze them for our own take and interpretation. Odd that what some may have perceived as just another reporter’s opinion on television, was striking dead center on a prized one’s Achille’s heel.
In a White House response to Rick Santelli’s Rant of the Year video at the Chicago Merc, it is clear Mr. Obama and fellow Democrats were out to perform some brisk and serious damage control on the notion that their mortgage bail out plan is imperfect. By singling out CNBC correspondent Rick Santelli.