Karl Rove critiques the Obama administration’s plan for “pay as you go” budgeting and denies that the Bush administration had any responsibility for the deficit.
“This is a cosmetic gesture. This guy is going to run up a $1.8 trillion deficit. That’s what it’s projected to be this year,” Rove complained. But when host Greta Van Susteren asked if the Bush administration is responsible for any of the deficit, Rove replied, “No.”:
VAN SUSTEREN: Do you take some responsibility, meaning you, the Bush eight years, for this…
VAN SUSTEREN: You take absolutely no responsibility? Because…
I would love to smoke what he’s been drinking.