Obama on Daschle: ‘I screwed up’

By David Edwards
Tuesday, February 3, 2009 18:25 EDT
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President Obama told CNN’s Anderson Cooper that he takes responsibility for failures in vetting Tom Daschle. Daschle withdrew his name from consideration today after it was revealed that he had failed to pay over $100,000 in taxes.

This video is from CNN’s Situation Room, broadcast Feb. 3, 2009.

Download video via RawReplay.com

David Edwards
David Edwards
David Edwards has served as an editor at Raw Story since 2006. His work can also be found at Crooks & Liars, and he's also been published at The BRAD BLOG. He came to Raw Story after working as a network manager for the state of North Carolina and as as engineer developing enterprise resource planning software. Follow him on Twitter at @DavidEdwards.
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