Obama bounced into announcing visit to storm-ravaged Louisiana after Romney

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    President Barack Obama was today forced to announce he will fly to storm-hit Louisiana on Monday – hours after Mitt Romney beat him to the punch by deciding to head there this afternoon.

    After it emerged that Obama was still taking time to fit in a campaign stop in Cleveland, Ohio before checking out how clean-up operations are proceeding in the Bayou state, the Obama campaign abruptly cancelled that event.

    'In light of the President’s travel to Louisiana to meet with local officials and view ongoing response and recovery efforts to Hurricane Isaac, President Obama will no longer travel to Cleveland, Ohio on Monday, September 3,' the campaign said in a terse statement.

    Read more: News | Mail Online.

    Mitt Romney heads to storm-hit Louisiana as President Obama hits the campaign trail | Mail Online
     
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    So whoever announces second is being forced by the first?
     
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    It appears that way dumbass.
     
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    A week later he visits.

    Why bother
     
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    WOW, we both posted this at almost the exact same time.
     
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    What does it "appear" that way? Because you say so?
     
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    The President should have been there FIRST, period!
     
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    Second is the first loser.
     
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    Should he have come during the storm so you idiots could accuse him of getting in the way?

    Romney is supposed to go sight seeing to Laffitte - I just heard the Parish President yesterday say that sight seeing is hampering efforts to recover there. Well done Romney, thanks for getting in everyone's way.
     
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    Obama has fundraisers to attend, he's not worried about the common folks in LA.......
     

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