Congressional Black Caucus Chair: We’d ‘be Marching on the White House’ if Not For Obama

Don’t Want to ‘Empower the People Who Hate the President’

Madeleine Morgenstern
The Blaze

Congressional Black Caucus Chair Emanuel Cleaver said if it weren’t for President Barack Obama, members of his caucus would be “marching on the White House” in anger over the high unemployment rate for black Americans, but don‘t want to do anything that would empower Obama’s detractors.

“If [former President] Bill Clinton had been in the White House and had failed to address this problem, we probably would be marching on the White House,” the Missouri Democrat told McClatchy Newspapers in an interview Sunday. “There is a less-volatile reaction in the CBC because nobody wants to do anything that would empower the people who hate the president.”…

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