Obama in Boise: as Americans we don’t mind paying out fair share of taxes as long as everybody else does.
Obama says being from Hawaii, “you do not want to see me ski.” Or at least the Secret Service doesn’t want to see him ski.
Asked if he had ridden a motorcycle, Obama says: I have ridden a motorcycle but I wouldn’t say I’m an expert. #secretservice
Obama to a lab worker: if I was allowed to invest, I’d invest in you.
Asked if he had studied engineering, Obama says “no, but I know this stuff.” Says he’s sometimes called scientist in chief.
Air Force One is wheels up.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A day after delivering a defiant State of the Union speech to the Republican-led U.S. Congress, President Barack Obama hit the road on Wednesday to promote his plans for lifting up the middle class.
Obama headed out for a two-day trip to Idaho and Kansas to push his message that the economy has effectively recovered from years in the doldrums.