Five bad things that Obama has said he’s responsible for (Video)

July 10

House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) grew frustrated with President Obama on Thursday, blaming him for the continued crisis along the U.S.-Mexico border.

"He's been president for five and a half years! When is he going to take responsibility for something!?" Boehner said.

Turns out Obama takes responsibility for a lot of bad situations — at least rhetorically, and after they've gone south.

Here are five examples:

1.    November 3, 2010 – Democrats lose control of the House in midterm elections. "I take responsibility for that."

 

2.    October 16, 2012 – Attack on U.S. Consulate in Benghazi. "I'm the president. And I'm always responsible."

 

3.    May 27, 2010 – BP oil spill. "In case you were wondering, in any of your reporting, who's responsible? I take responsibility."

 

4.    October 30, 2013 – HealthCare.gov crashes. "I take full responsibility for making sure it gets fixed ASAP."

 

5.    July 14, 2009 – Economy in freefall. "I love the folks who helped get us in this mess and then suddenly say, 'Well, this is Obama's economy.' That's fine. Give it to me. ... I want the responsibility."

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