Obama Calls Rosen Comments “ill-advised,” Biden Says They Were An “outrageous assertion”

Obama calls Rosen comments “ill-advised,” Biden says they were an “outrageous assertion”

Rosen’s comments about Ann Romney reached the highest levels on Thursday when President Obama weighed in during an interview with an ABC affiliate KCRG in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. “My general view is those of us who are in the public life, we’re fair game. Our families are civilians,” he said. On Thursday night, Vice President Joe Biden called them an

“outrageous assertion” and cited his own family experience: “whether it’s the Violence Against Women Act or equal pay, my entire career as a senator and a vice president is to get to one point, where my daughter is able to make whatever choice she wants and no one questions it,” Biden told MSNBC’s Ed Schultz