Fore! Golfer-in-chief takes time from his campaign to hit the links
Usually an incumbent president will take time out of his campaign to, you know, do his job. But since the concept of a job seems foreign to President Obama, he decides to play golf instead. Today, his golfing destination is Fort Belvoir in Virginia, a swing state in which he has been feverishly campaigning recently.
More golf is what endears Obama to VA RT @markknoller: Three days in a row in Virginia for Pres Obama including golf today at Ft. Belvoir.
— EyeOnFreedom (@EyeOnFreedom) July 15, 2012
Obama priorities reelection and golf
— Linda Davis (@Linda_Davis) July 15, 2012
QUESTION: How does Romney's Golf record stand up to Obama's? Or does he play? #curious
— TPBGirl™ (@TPBGirl) July 15, 2012
— Rachel Veronica (@rachelveronica) July 15, 2012
How about taking a break from golf and campaigning for a round of Presidenting? RT @thehill Obama takes break from campaign for (cont…
— DancesWithPumas (@DancesWithPumas) July 15, 2012
Of course, the double-standard in coverage is blatantly evident.
@EmilyMiller Yet ABC has story yesterday of Romney lounging with his iPad while Obama working campaigning. Won't see this comparison today.
— Biker Guy (@GrodenBiker) July 15, 2012
We feel a hastag coming on. How about #ForeMoreYears?
— TheH2 (@TheH2) July 15, 2012
— Stephen Roberts (@TheStephenR) July 15, 2012
— Brian Folks (@RightFolks) July 15, 2012
Mr. Obama is making a huge effort to court the all-important PGA Tour constituency.