February 12, 2013

No roundup tonight because of the State of the Union speech. Here’s a thread to talk about the SOTU or anything else.

Marco Rubio’s speech excerpts are now up online. Note the revival of the 2012 Mitt Romney falsehood that Obama harbors deep seated hostility towards the American free enterprise system:

Presidents in both parties — from John F. Kennedy to Ronald Reagan — have known that our free enterprise economy is the source of our middle class prosperity.  But President Obama?  He believes it’s the cause of our problems.

Back later with more coverage.

Greg Sargent writes The Plum Line blog, a reported opinion blog with a liberal slant -- what you might call “opinionated reporting” from the left.