Obama praises GOP

No, this is not a satire piece from The Onion. And don't worry, I can assure you that you are indeed, awake so don't bother pinching yourself. President Barack Obama actually had some nice things to say about Republicans. Politico: In the span of one week, President Obama has gone from villifying Republicans in Congress to calling them "principled people who want what's best for this country." Yes, he has wined them and dined them in private, and now his public rhetoric has done an about-face as well. In his weekly address, Obama explains he's been "reaching out to Republicans and Democrats to see if we can untangle some of the gridlock." "We had an open and honest conversation about critical issues like immigration reform and gun violence, and other areas where we can work together to move this country forward," he said. "And next week, I'll attend both the Democratic and Republican party meetings in the Capitol to continue those discussions." "...Making progress on...(Read Full Post)