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-- -- marked the eighteenth consecutive day that the people or effectively locked -- -- the people's house yes at this very hour.
The White House remains close to -- the public and according to president panic it's all because of the sequester.
However considering the fact that the Obama administration -- saving only 74000.
Dollars a week by canceling tours of the executive mansion.
Tonight we thought we take a closer look at the lavish lifestyle of both the obamas in the Biden's because.
While field trips for kids are called off the -- as he liberals that occupy the west wing well let's just say they're not exactly doing their fair share to cut cost.
Now consider this as a weekly standard writes in the first three months of the year members of the first Stanley.
Have been on three vacations averaging a vacation a month -- -- kicked off 2013 with a trip to Hawaii that the White House dossier blog estimates.
Cost taxpayers upwards of seven million dollars spent in honor of President's Day the first couple decided to go on separate vacations Michelle Obama she took the kids skiing Colorado while her husband was out golfing with Tiger Woods in Florida.
-- -- first family does not have a monopoly on wasting your money on the Biden's have.
Perfected that craft as well as we reported last night the combined total of the vice president's hotel tabs in Paris and London was over a million taxpayer dollars.
-- today we're learning that that was just the beginning of his long list of expenses.
-- according to a federal web -- the limousine service used by crazy uncle Joseph in France cost you the taxpayers.
A staggering 321000.
It appears Joseph Biden has graduated from the days of slumming it on Amtrak with the commoners.
Joining me now is reaction former chair of the president's council economic advisors.
Professor at the University of Chicago business school Austan Goolsbee -- income will help get us into this economic mess and -- -- -- Had hit a shot how well thank you for that introduction I really different you're very welcome to the -- -- permanent -- -- Austin you taken in the last couple years.
I take about one vacation a year there were on vacation here is cheap parts that we got that -- you for the first family that we have Michelle and the kids go skiing and he goes to play golf with tiger now the girls -- on spring break.
-- it all up we pay for this a 180000.
Dollars and excuse me.
For a job and I shouldn't have combined I feel bad for giving you credit you tell me this the last time I was on gap and I said man maybe he's right so I went and looked it up.
And it turns out president Obama's had a 128.
Days of vacation says he became president.
And George W.
Bush -- 300000.
-- -- -- days and hey listen to personally was president eight years nobody had a well.
Occasionally until president saying well I knew he is he is.
Our ranch in Texas which was the equivalent.
And then again -- Got a second.
John how -- -- -- there but what she is a little embarrassed to find what you think yeah yeah knows Obama's standard our vacations let's go back up -- to take give them a trip down memory lane.
Let's listen to then senator -- Obama lecture about vacations.
Did essentially the bargain than any president I think it strikes with the American people it is.
You you can leave this office and didn't.
Is -- since securities.
Need for sleep.
-- -- And I am giving myself two women.
Let -- -- -- Should have.
Whatever was going through your head because you've got a job to do.
Are the office -- -- -- need for sleep family vacation thing being the main thing leisure is gone must take a look at how many times the anointed one played golf since he's been president latest count.
Include the tiger around that's a 118 rounds of golf.
Now here's a difference for President Bush tell you know what.
We now 120 million Americans on food stamps additional Americans fifty million total one in six Americans in poverty.
And we have fourteen million Americans on disability since he became president you know what she seems out of -- was the suffering -- -- that.
Why would you change the subject I just told you he has the lowest number of vacation days.
Of any -- term president the last half century I don't have you.
Partly or totally on this secular vacation days are George W enforcement take a month Aden in August when he be in -- and that's one trip there Mac.
This this -- -- when they went ahead.
It didn't exactly.
I guess -- -- you think that's why I'm.
That's -- -- separate planes the Martha's Vineyard separate vacations they can't go on vacation -- and -- 18.
If not a vacation.
A -- George Bush took a -- I was born in Waco Texas a drag down the street from Crawford I'm telling you.
The man was on vacation a lot more than Americans suffering like never before -- had -- -- -- look I agree with that.
But the vice president's motorcade.
That it turns out that's not a thing you can go get a coupon for a lot of Orbitz what do you want -- god I don't.
Got an -- I'm not to get rid of the bulletproof glass half of the money out of my PC dot com you'll save us a lot of money in an HD video is better than the satellite channel and they hate.
Next thing you're gonna say we got the national park shot let's go strip mine Yosemite to begin granite for our kitchen countertop -- saves money let's go after let's watch Obama go after jet owners at a 2000.
Eleven press conference because employee.
He's got a very different criteria when it comes to his lavish lifestyle bottle I didn't include the concerts I didn't include the party's I didn't include.
The trips to New York to go to Broadway shows to watch -- a look and you don't have.
The tax cuts are proposing.
We get rid of our tax breaks for millionaires and billionaires.
Tax breaks for oil companies.
And hedge fund managers and corporate jet owners and before we ask our seniors to pay more for health care before we cut.
Our children's education.
Before we sacrifice our commitment the research and animation will help create more jobs in the economy.
I think it's only fair to ask.
An oil company or corporate jet owner that has done so well to give up that tax break that no other business enjoys.
And by the way -- global -- statistic -- bush.
I don't get the same number that you do but that's a different -- Why is this president at a touch with the Americans that are suffering.
And -- a bad picture that he spends our money we can't even have the White House so inflation put a little children.
Look wait wait a minute first of all set -- I -- that defender of government spending I never thought I'd see that day not -- children's machine you'll wind.
Fast forward and take another vacation.
-- -- -- wait a minute since when it does that it -- tax break for corporate jets and an airport landing fees count as the hardest.
That the heart is something Americans usually he's -- The larger than anybody I've ever seen at a -- wouldn't -- -- say Americans are.
And -- -- million Americans -- the stands and you want that did take the bulletproof glass off of them off of Marine One that.
-- now I would just say I wanna look -- thought -- He can how body gives opens up the White House what the money is gonna spend on his next vacation house that.
That isn't if it's stroke that -- -- more vacation he alleged.
Enjoy your and I believe it's one -- -- you know I agree you know your appearances regulation you don't care about children you want -- -- Look I want the children -- no obligation not hitting your own children to go on it's it's in the people happy.
He has anything close to the vacation days George Bush Chad that you are a 100% right he can't you tell me I can't find -- little statistic talking point that somebody fed you from the White House so you know after tutorial -- -- wanna see you saving more Obama's senate.
I don't -- much I trust but verify I'm not buying your phony statistics aren't yet I -- ditto.
I do do -- -- that it did you god can hardly wait that you -- -- a state dinner when you're wrong.
-- I have been.
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