Obama: GOP Wants 'Dirtier Air, Dirtier Water'
4:48 PM, Oct 17, 2011 • By MICHAEL WARREN
RealClearPolitics captured video of President Barack Obama's speech in North Carolina today, where he said that the Republican plan for the economy is to have "dirtier air, dirtier water, less [sic] people with health insurance." Watch the video here.
Obama also characterized the plan from Republicans in Congress as a "few basic ideas" like gutting regulations and letting "Wall Street do whatever it wants":
Obama is on the first day of a three-day bus tour through North Carolina and Virginia, two states he won by close margins in 2008, promoting his jobs bill.