Gaspard aboard Marine One in 2010 (Pete Souza/Official White House photo)

I let my scotus excitement get the better of me.

— Patrick Gaspard
apologizing via Twitter Thursday morning for an earlier tweet (“It’s constitutional. Bitches.”) exulting over the Supreme Court’s ruling on the president’s health care bill. The DNC executive director (formerly Obama’s Office of Political Affairs director) didn’t delete the original tweet, just quickly shifted gears (“In all seriousness, this is an important moment...).

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