RNC Chairman Blasts Obama Campaign
Reince Priebus weighs in on GOP race
- Duration 3:22
- Date Aug 15, 2011
Reince Priebus weighs in on GOP race
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Well big changes in the GOP race for the White House is Michelle Bachmann.
Pulls out a victory in the Iowa straw poll this weekend.
Then Tim Pawlenty calls it quits but the GOP field doesn't shrink because Texas governor Rick Perry officially joins the race this weekend.
And all this as President Obama launches a midwest road trip.
One at the Republican National Committee has dubbed the quote debt and the bus tour joining us now is rides for Davis He is the chairman of the RNC.
And I -- having your robust or were you feeling a little bit left out -- Well we're gonna come on swing and when we're not gonna sit around.
And let this -- continue -- bus tour paid for by the taxpayers of this country.
Paid for by people who are suffering with unemployed unemployment that through this guy.
That out of control deficit out of control and a president.
Who is really the campaigner in chief here of America always doing his campaigning and that's what this bus tour is it's a it's a campaign trip.
It's paid for by taxpayers.
And we're not gonna sit around let it continue without at least respond.
You've got to feel good coming out of Iowa at this past weekend all the press that the GOP candidates.
Have gotten over the last several days Rick Perry now in the race.
How do you like the field that's -- -- I think it's great you know I'm a big believer in in big primary fields and getting everyone talking and debating the issues all the earned media that all these candidates are generating a buzz in America.
To change direction and make Barack Obama one term president that's what it's all about and that's what we're doing here today in Minnesota to.
Beyond the GOP prescription that we hear a lot of as far as lower taxes.
Fewer regulations what is the Republican plan.
To get people back to work.
-- -- -- for one thing would be nice if we had a president who actually fulfilled the promises that He made remember.
He's the one that city is gonna cut the deficit in half by the end of his first term what do you do.
The biggest structural deficit in the history of America the debt.
-- heard people say it's one of the biggest security threats to our entire country is the mountains of debt that means that we're spending too much money.
These are not serious about the fact that the government.
Is making promises that just can't keep.
We need people of their word to run for office.
Say what they're gonna do and go to the White House and go do it.
Unfortunately -- summit this president's all about.
And we're gonna follow mine and every step of the way from here until November when He hello Ryan how are things at the RN CI you didn't exactly inherit a well oiled machine there.
No secret the kinds of things that we're going on there under your predecessor but.
-- do you guys feel like you're a good position money wise to compete in 2012 not just for the White House -- and all the races yet.
Yeah -- and on the ticket there's no question about it we're getting our debt under control -- raising money we've had a bigger net.
Take in the first six months at the RNC than we've had in many many years were doing well we're functional.
Operational and now it's a matter of getting ourselves on a launch pad to that we can.
Take on Barack Obama win the senate and keep the house so we're on our way we're excited about it I think there's an energy there's a movement in the field.
That we're gonna capture here in 2012 and a movement is with taking back America and making Barack Obama one term president.
Bryant's free this is the chairman of the Republican National Committee kind of you to join us today nice to talk to you before doing -- -- Happy to be back in -- midwest this great enjoy.