Doing what he’s always done best — campaigning — President Barack Obama took to the stump Tuesday to endorse Hillary Clinton for president, complete with a shameless declaration.
…just hours after FBI Director James Comey made a “bizarre” announcement that he was not recommending charges be brought against Clinton for her “extremely careless” handling of classified information.
The president stood with Clinton at a rally in Charlotte, North Carolina, and praised her as a great secretary of state who “has been tested”… just don’t ask him to list her accomplishments.
“Everybody’s got an opinion, but nobody actually knows the job until you’re sitting behind the desk,” Obama said in classic rhythmic campaign-speak that suddenly adopts an inner-city dialect.
He added a cheap shot at presumptive GOP nominee Donald Trump, saying “everybody can tweet, but nobody actually knows what it takes to do the job until you’ve sat behind the desk.” Clinton also got a dig in earlier about Trump tweeting,
Obama had the audacity to then talk about understanding “what it means to make life and death decisions” — Benghazi notwithstanding.
“And there has never been any man or woman more qualified for this office than Hillary Clinton, ever,” he added. “And that’s the truth. That’s the truth.”
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